Spokane Clean Air consults during a source inspection.

For Business

Registering & permitting businesses

About 20 percent of the air pollution in the Spokane-metro area is from commercial and industrial operations. To minimize emissions from businesses, we require annual registration. We also issue permits with operational requirements and conduct compliance inspections.

There are over 700 commercial and industrial operations in Spokane County. Here is a partial list of the types of operations we work with:

  • Asphalt, concrete plants
  • Boilers
  • Foundries, mills
  • Coffee roasting
  • Crematories
  • Crushing operations
  • Dry cleaners
  • Emergency generators
  • Fiberglass fabrication
  • Gasoline stations
  • Marijuana production, processing
  • Metal plating
  • Painting, coating
  • Printing
  • Solvent cleaning
  • Full list Article IV
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Other Business requirements

Aside from permit and registration requirements specific to a facility or operation, there are general air quality regulations that apply to all businesses. These include, but are not limited to:

Questions? Give us a call.


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