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Main Title Background information for an opacity standard of performance for basic oxygen process furnaces in iron and steel plants /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, N.C. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA/450-2-77-004
Stock Number PB-265 479
OCLC Number 08941199
Subjects Air--Pollution--Standards ; Iron industry and trade--Environmental aspects ; Steel industry and trade--Environmental aspects ; Basic oxygen furnaces--Environmental aspects
Additional Subjects Iron and steel industry ; Oxygen blown converters ; Air pollution ; Opacity ; Standards ; Monitoring ; Basic converters ; Performance tests ; Government policies ; National government ; Regulations ; Sampling ; Air pollution sampling
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAD  EPA 450/2-77-004 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/30/1994 STATUS
EKBD  EPA-450/2-77-004 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/13/1999
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 450-2-77-004 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
NTIS  PB-265 479 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation iv, 60 pages : graphs ; 27 cm
The document presents the basis for the proposed opacity standard for basic oxygen process furnaces. Included is process and emission control information along with the rationale for the proposed standard. Monitoring requirements and visual test results are also included.
Includes appendix. "EPA/450-2-77-004." "March 1977." "Office of Air and Waste Management, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards." Bibliographical references included.