Table A32

Emission Factors for Particulate Matter (PM) and Lead (Pb) from Uncontrolled Anthracite Coal Combustorsa

Source Category

Filterable PM

Emission Emission

Factor Factor (lb/ton) Rating

Condensable PM

Emission Factor (lb/ton)

Emission Factor Rating

Emission Emission Factor Factor (lb/ton) Rating

Stoker-fired 0.8Ab C 0.08Ab C


Hand-fired 10 B ND NA


aData from EPA, Compilation of Air Pollutant Emission Factors, AP-42, Fifth ed., U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., January 1995. Tons are short tons. Units are pounds of pollutant per ton of coal burned. To convert from lb/ton to kg/Mg, multiply by 0.5. ND, no data; NA, not applicable. bA = ash content of fuel (wt.%); for example, if the ash content is 5%, then A = 5.

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