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RECORD NUMBER: 20 OF 22
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||State Clean Water Strategies: Meeting the Challenges of the Future.|
|CORP Author||Industrial Economics, Inc., Cambridge, MA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water.|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution standards ; Water pollution abatement ; Municipalities ; Industries ; Allotments ; Point sources ; Compliance ; Objectives ; Requirements ; Markets ; Lakes ; Rivers ; Estuaries ; US EPA ; States(United States) ; Water Quality Act of 1987 ; Discharge(Water)|
The report includes a market-based incentive approach to water pollution abatement. Trading creating a market to buy and sell allowances to discharge pollutants, allows municipal and industrial point sources to meet water quality goals. The study focuses on the use of trading to achieve compliance with water quality standards for water quality-limited rivers, lakes, and estuaries.