Streamlining Procedures for Small Types of Boilers

Verifying the positive results the State of Ohio has seen in easing the permitting process for individuals and businesses required to receive small boiler permits, the Illinois Pollution Control Board is reducing the red tape for small boiler permits while increasing penalties for those who are not in compliance. This allows staff resources to be reprioritized from penalizing those who are trying to fulfill the legal mandates to those who are not.