Air Quality and Marijuana Production & Processing

Producing and processing marijuana releases contaminants to the air, including odors and volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Like other businesses, these operations are currently required to comply with SRCAA's odor regulation. They may also need to obtain a permit for installing and operating air pollution control equipment, depending on the type of equipment.


NOTICE: Public Comment Period & Hearing
A public comment period on proposed rules for marijuana producers and processors begins today, November  1,  2017, and ends at the close of a public hearing on December 7, 2017. Written comments received by December 1, will be included in the pre-hearing presentation. Comments may be mailed to Margee Chambers, SRCAA, 3104 E. Augusta Avenue, Spokane, WA 99207, or emailed to
A Public Hearing will take place during SRCAA’s Board of Directors meeting on Thursday, December 7, 2017. The meeting begins at 9:30 a.m., at 3104 E. Augusta Ave, Spokane, WA.