Potential to Emit (PTE) calculators

These tools (in Microsoft Excel format) are designed to assist your facility in estimating its potential to emit (PTE) from various operations:

Painting/coating PTE calculator
Tool to assist businesses in calculating the potential to emit air pollutants from a painting/coating operation. Designed for input based on purchase or usage amount.
Watch a 10-minute video tutorial on the painting/coating PTE calculator
Boiler/furnace PTE calculator
Tool to assist businesses in calculating the potential to emit air pollutants from a boiler or small furnace. Heat input capacity is entered in units of BTU/hour or horsepower.
Screenshot from boiler/furnace PTE calculator:
Engine PTE calculator
Tool to assist businesses in calculating the potential to emit air pollutants from an engine running on natural gas, gasoline, or diesel fuel.
Screenshot from engine PTE calculator:

Welding PTE calculator

Tool to assist businesses with calculating emissions from welding operations [both actual and potential to emit (PTE)].  Can be used to track 12-month rolling totals. Designed for entering data from purchasing records, equipment inventories, SDSs, or other supporting documentation. 

Screenshot from welding PTE calculator

 

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