For more than 60 years, the Air Pollution Control District has worked to make the air clean and safe for the people of Louisville/Jefferson County.
ASRC request for STAR permit modification – American Synthetic Rubber Co. has requested a modification to some environmental acceptability goals under the Strategic Toxic Air Reduction (STAR) program. (See APCD Director Keith Talley Sr. discuss this issue with Metro Council here and here.) To review documents related to ASRC's first Request for Modification, click here.
About Air Pollution – Learn about air pollutants, their sources, strategies to reduce them and how you can help improve Louisville’s air quality.
Air Monitoring – Learn how the APCD monitors the local air and more about the pollutants we monitor.
Report a bad smell - Sometimes, a city can be a smelly place. Odors are part of life in a busy metropolitan area. But when a foul smell makes life unbearable, there is a place you can turn for help.
Permit Application Forms – Find and download the permit application form(s) you need for your business.
Permits & Compliance – Learn about permits and permit compliance, enforcement, emission inventory, open burning permits, asbestos permits, and gasoline systems permits.
Open Burning – Outdoor fires are generally prohibited in Louisville/Jefferson County. But certain fires are allowed with a permit.
Emissions Inventory Forms – Title V and FEDOOP sources must submit emissions inventory reports annually by April 15. Other sources shall report upon request.
Proposed Actions – Review proposed amendments to regulations, agreed Board orders, and permits for large facilities.