The winds of change
- Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans and Designations of Areas for Air Quality Planning Purposes; Missouri and Illinois; St. Louis; Determination of Attainment by Applicable Attainment Date for the 1997 Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) Hague, Mark J.; Hedman, Susan // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;4/30/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 83, p25363
The article presents information on a final rule issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with an intention to make a declaration that Saint Louis of both Missouri and Illinois do not attain the one-hour ozone standards. The declaration will be made in accordance with the U.S. National...
- Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; Wisconsin; Volatile Organic Compound Emission Control Measures for Milwaukee and Sheboygan Ozone Nonattainment Areas. Hedman, Susan // Federal Register;2/22/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 35, p10424
The article presents information on a rule proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency seeking approval for revision of a State Implementation Plan for the State of Wisconsin. It states that the rule has been proposed regarding emissions of several volatile organic compounds in moderate...
- EPA to Allocate Ozone-Depleting Materials for Essential Use. // Chemical Market Reporter;10/16/2000, Vol. 258 Issue 16, p5
Reports that the use of certain ozone-depleting chemicals in essential applications would continue to be allowed under a rule proposed by the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Overall chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) allocation proposed for 2001; Requirement from companies to get permission...
- EPA Issues Final CFC Rule. // Chemical Market Reporter;2/18/2002, Vol. 261 Issue 7, p28
Reports on the ruling issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on the uses of chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) and other ozone-depleting chemicals for medical devices, such as the space shuttle and Titan rockets. Discussion on the agreement to phase out CFC; Uses of CFC; Exemptions of the ruling.
- Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Listing of Substitutes for Ozone- Depleting Substances--Fire Suppression and Explosion Protection. Jackson, Lisa P. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;9/19/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 182, p58035
The article offers information on a final rule enacted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding the listing of substitutes for the ozone depleting substances. It informs that various sectors have been focused including fire suppression and explosion protection. It also informs...
- A Life-Cycle Comparison of Several Auxiliary Blowing Agents Used for the Manufacture of Rigid Polyurethane Foam. katz, Seton; Lindner, Angela S. // Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (Air & Waste M;Apr2003, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1
Features a life-cycle comparison of several auxiliary blowing agents used for the manufacture of rigid polyurethane foams. Information on steps taken by the United Nations and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to phase out the manufacture and use of hydrochlorofluorocarbons; Comparison of...
- CFCs Continue to Be Allowed for Certain Uses. // Chemical Market Reporter;11/19/2001, Vol. 260 Issue 18, p9
Reports on the decision of the United States Environmental Protection (EPA) Agency to allow the continued use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) and methyl chloroform in certain products. Products which contain CFC and methyl chloroform; Ban on the use of CFC, methyl chloroform and other ozone...
- Clean Air Act Turns 40. // EHS Today;Oct2010, Vol. 3 Issue 10, p12
The article reports on the progress made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the 40 years of the Clean Air Act (CAA).
- EPA proposes first carbon standard for future power plants. // Power Engineering;Apr2012, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p6
The article reports on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposal of the first Clean Air Act standard for carbon pollution from new power plants.