New Source Review Manual

Prevention of Significant Deterioration and Nonattainment Area Permitting New Source Review Cube

Our best-selling publication! 

The definitive manual on this critical topic is based on over 25 years of rules, changes, lessons learned and solutions developed by renowned experts. The NSR Manual is based on the 2002 Reform Rule and focuses on collecting and explaining existing policy and decisions.

The updated edition includes a number of policy changes and revisions driven by the new administration that cover memoranda and decisions on Title V, Ambient Air Policy, MERPs, Common Control, Major and Minor Sources, Project Emissions Accounting, and more. These revisions help reflect current policy and practices in the continually evolving world of NSR permitting.

Chapters cover:
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Table of Contents
Introduction by Gary McCutchen
  • PSD Applicability
  • Best Available Control Technology
  • Air Quality Analysis
  • Impact Analysis
  • Nonattainment Area Requirements
  • Permit Writing
  • Appeals and Enforcement with a section on the history and development of the rules
  Principal authors include:   (Author bios) 
  • Gary McCutchen, P.E., BCEE, Principal, RTP Environmental Associates
  • John Evans, RTP Environmental, former Chief, Ambient Monitoring Section, NC DEQ
  • Eric Hiser, Partner, Hiser Joy
  • Gale Hoffnagle, CCM, QEP, Senior Vice President and Technical Director, Air Quality Consulting, TRC Environmental Corporation
  • David Jordan, Associate, Environmental Resources Management (ERM)
  • Ken Weiss, P.E., BCEE, Partner, Environmental Resources Management (ERM)
The current edition features increased interactivity and a complete linked index.
Published online in an interactive, hyperlinked and searchable format, the 400-page Manual is a living document and will be revised as updates become available. 

The digital NSR Manual will be delivered in as an ecrypted PDF file, attached in an email with download instructions and a password. Adobe Reader or Acrobat is required to view along with an easily downloadable FileOpen plug-in. Compatible with Windows and Mac operating systems, but not 100% compatible with IOS for mobile applications. (IPhone, IPad) Standard processing time is 1-2 business days. 

Subscription packages include: 
  • Permission to download and save to the registered device(s)
  • Offline use when the device is not connected to the internet
  • Capability to print for personal use (copyright restrictions apply) 
  • Hundreds of links to original documents and resources that can be viewed when online. 
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