Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 10 OF 29
|Main Title||Everything You Wanted to Know about Environmental Regulations but Were Afraid to Ask: A Guide for Very Small Communities.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Denver, CO. Region VIII.|
|Additional Subjects||Air pollution control ; Land pollution control ; Water pollution control ; Federal law ; Pollution regulations ; Waste management ; Communities ; Local governments ; Federal government ; Intergovernmental relationships ; Requirements ; Waste water treatment ; Drinking water ; Water quality management ; Superfund ; Hazardous materials ; Underground storage ; Storage tanks ; Asbestos ; Landfills ; Radon ; Pollution prevention|
The handbook was prepared with the very small local units of government (communities) in mind. For the purpose of the handbook, a very small community is defined as a local unit of government with a population of 1,000 or less. It was prepared for use by the officials of such communities as a quick reference to the environmental issues facing their constituencies. Information presented in the handbook is meant only as a summary of basic environmental requirements and/or agency guidance criteria. The requirements and guidance presented in the handbook are based on federal regulations and/or guidance in place in mid-1991.