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RECORD NUMBER: 503 OF 1011
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Health Intelligence for Fuel and Fuel Additive Registrations.|
|CORP Author||National Environmental Research Center, Research Triangle Park, N.C.|
|Stock Number||PB-245 790|
|Additional Subjects||Fuel additives ; Fuels ; Toxicology ; Exhaust gases ; Air pollution ; Public health ; Recommendations ; Regulations ; Motor vehicles ; Costs ; Intelligence ; Objectives ; Hazardous materials ; Evaluation ; Tables(Data) ; Environmental health ; Clean air act ; Automobile exhaust ; Toxic hazards ; Air pollution effects(Humans)|
The purpose of the task force was to develop a systematic plan to provide health intelligence required under section 211 ('Regulation of Fuels') of the Clean Air Act of 1970, as amended. It gives the EPA authority to require the conduct of tests 'to determine potential public health effects' of fuels or fuel additives designated for registration and for control. Also to prohibit use of fuels or additives when emission products' will endanger the public health or welfare. Through this report, the task force has suggested a program to carry out the above responsibilities.