Paramount Petroleum Refinery NOx Reduction Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
South Coast Air Quality Management District
Document Title
Paramount Petroleum Refinery NOx Reduction Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
M2 Heavy Manufacturing
Document Description
Paramount Petroleum Corporation is proposing to install selective catalytic reduction units (SCRs) at its Paramount Refinery to reduce nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from existing process heaters at the Refinery. Paramount is pursuing SCR projects to satisfy the requirements of a Settlement Agreement, which is part of a Stipulated Order for Abatement with the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD). The proposed project includes a new SCR system for existing Heater 601 and an upgrade to an existing SCR system for four existing reformer heaters.

Contact Information

James Koizumi
Agency Name
South Coast Air Quality Management District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Somerset Boulevard and Downey Avenue
State Highways
605, 710, 91, 105

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery
Development Types
Industrial (Acres < 1, Employees 0)
Local Actions
Use Permit, SCAQMD Permit

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

Download CSV New Search Print