EPA Proposes Trading Program for Mercury Emissions

Sissell, Kara
March 2005
Chemical Week;3/23/2005, Vol. 167 Issue 10, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the cap-and-trade program for mercury emissions, an alternative to a Clean Air Act provision that would have required utilities to install pollution controls at power plants, proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Reasons behind the opposition of environmental groups to the program; Permission of the program for mercury emissions trading; Potential of the proposed rule to incite development of mercury control technologies.


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