Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., 111 Montaño Rd NE

Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. requests a modification to their air quality permit in Application #2095-M2

Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. submitted an application to modify an air quality construction permit to the Air Quality Program (Program) of the City of Albuquerque Environmental Health Department. The Program received the application on August 24, 2021. The owner of the facility is Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., 255 Business Center Drive, Horsham, PA 19044. The facility, Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., is located at 111 Montaño Road NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107. This application file has been assigned Permit Application No. 2095-M2.  The Program has made an affirmative administrative completeness determination and is providing this notice pursuant to NMAC.


The applicant is requesting a modification to Permit #2095-M1-2TR.  The modification consists of the following:

  1. Replace the existing bread over unit (EU-1) with a new bread oven identified as EU-8; the existing EU-1 has a capacity of 2.16 MMBtu/hr, and the new EU-8 will have a capacity of 5.16 MMBtu/hr.
  2. Replace the burners of the existing boiler (EU-5), and update the emission rates utilizing the expected emissions from the new burners;
  3. Modify the current operating conditions of the existing boilers (EU-4 and EU-5) from simultaneous operation to non-simultaneous operation;
  4. Update the emission rates of the combo oven (EU-3), flour storage and transfer system (EU-7); and ink jet coders (EU-6) based on the 2020 emission tracking data; and
  5. Include hazardous air pollutant (HAP) emissions for the oven units EU-3 and EU-8.


Important Dates:
Comment Period Start Date:  October 1, 2021
Comment End Date: October 31, 2021
Decision Due Date: December 22, 2021


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