Oil and Gas Production

Related industries:

  • Any facility that produces, stores, and/or sells crude oil/condensate and/or natural gas; usually SIC code 1311

Regulations in a nutshell:

The rules affecting oil & gas production and processing facilities are many and complex.  For more information on the applicable rules listed below please call your SBAP representative.

Current Applicable DEQ Regulations and Requirements:

  • Air Permitting
  • Glycol Reboiler Rule
  • Waste Gas Rule
  • Storage Tank Specifications
  • Fugitive Emission Control
  • Air Toxic Rules
  • Oil and Gas MACT
  • Emergency Procedures
  • SPCC Plan
  • VOC Housekeeping Rule
  • Storm Water Permitting and Pollution Prevention Plan, Sector I
  • Wastewater permitting

Other State and Federal Regulations and Requirements:

  • DNR registrations and permits
  • Facility Response Plans
  • Tier II Reporting

Final Rule:


Reporting and record keeping:

  • See specific regulations and requirements.  Requirements will also be found in specific permits for the facility.

Sources of Air Emissions:

  • Tanks
  • Glycol Reboilers
  • Line Heaters
  • Heater Treaters
  • Compressors
  • Pumps
  • Fugitive Emissions
  • Maintenance Activities

Important Dates:


Housekeeping and Pollution Prevention Suggestions:

  • Maintain CLEAN operation.  SBAP has waste minimization resources available upon request.
    Follow any SPCC or SWP3 plans that have been developed for the facility