PBR in Ellis County, Texas

Services Performed

ESE’s air team recently conducted a Permit-By-Rule (PBR) permit on a wood production facility in Ellis County, Texas. The air permit required certification and registration through the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, emissions calculations and documentation and submittal via e-Permitting on STEERS.


ESE’s objectives included providing the client with a review of the original permit submittal, review of existing sources and updating new sources of emissions of dust collectors and emissions from process fugitives.

Key Benefits to Client

  • Seamlessly completed the air permit by providing an accurate emissions calculation with operations in wood product manufacturing.
  • Coordinated expectations of the facility and the TCEQ to update an air permit.
  • Knowledge of TCEQ’s STEERS e-permitting system.