3745-15-02 Purpose.

It is the purpose of all air pollution rules to set forth such requirements as shall be necessary to secure and maintain those levels of air quality which are consistent with the protection of health and the prevention of injury to plant, animal life, and property in the state of Ohio, and to provide for the comfortable enjoyment of the natural attractions of the state to the greatest extent practical. All regulations of the director shall be construed in such manner as to effectuate this purpose.

Effective: 01/22/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/30/2006 and 01/22/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3704.03(E)
Rule Amplifies: 3704.03(F)
Prior Effective Dates: 8/7/72, 1/25/80