||A handbook of key federal regulations and criteria for multimedia environmental control /
Greenwood, D. R. ;
Kingsbury, G. L. ;
Cleland, J. G.
||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development ; National Technical Information Service [distributor],
||EPA-600/7-79-175; RTI/1603/18-01F; EPA-68-02-2612
Pollution--Law and legislation.
Environmental law--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc ;
Environmental protection--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc ;
Pollution control ;
National government ;
Air pollution ;
Exhaust emissions ;
Solid waste disposal ;
Water pollution ;
Radioactive contaminants ;
Potable water ;
Industrial hygiene ;
Noise pollution ;
Toxic substances ;
Indoor air pollution ;
Clean Air Act ;
Air quality ;
Stationary sources ;
Federal Insecticide ;
and Rodenticide Act ;
National Environmental Policy Act ;
Marine Protection ;
and Sanctuaries Act ;
Water quality ;
Best technology ;
Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974 ;
Occupational Safety and Health ;
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||xvi, 271 p. : charts ; 28 cm.
The handbook summarizes major Federal environmental regulations and recommendations and the legislative acts that authorize them. It summarizes and tabulates quantitative control limits specified by Federal agencies. It compares the various regulations, standards, and criteria. It includes a selected bibliography addressing Federal environmental control activities.
"EPA-600/7-79-175"--Cover. "August 1979"--Cover. "PB80-107998." "Contract No. 68-02-2612 Task No. 67 Program Element No. INE825"--T.p. "EPA Project Officer: T. Kelly Janes"--T.p. "Prepared by Research Triangle Institute"--T.p. "Industrial Environment Research Laboratory Office of Energy, Minerals, and Industry"--T.p. Bibliography: p. 217-242. Includes index.
Abstract -- List of tables -- List of abbreviations -- List of acronyms -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Summary -- Clean Air Act -- National primary and secondary ambient air quality standards -- National emissions standards (mobile sources) -- New stationary source performance standards -- National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) -- Prevention of significant deterioration -- Federal water pollution control act -- Water quality to be achieved by 1983 -- Consent decree settlement agreement -- Source based effluent limitations -- Best conventional pollutant control technology (BCT) -- Toxic pollutant effluent standards -- Oil and hazardous liability -- Safe Drinking Water Act -- National interim primary drinking water regulations -- National interim primary drinking water regulations for radionuclides -- Maximum contaminant levels for Radium-266, Radium-288, and gross alpha particle radioactivity in community water systems -- Maximum contaminant levels for beta particle and proton radioactivity from manmade radionuclides in community water systems -- Proposed primary drinking water regulations -- National secondary drinking water regulations (proposed) -- Underground injection control for the protection of underground drinking water supply -- Protection of sole, or principal source aquifer -- Occupational Safety and Health Act -- OSHA regulations dealing with occupational exposure to specific chemicals -- Proposed OSHA policy on carcinogens -- Recommended contaminant limits for workroom air -- Radiation regulations -- Standards for protection against radiation -- Environmental radiation protection standards for nuclear power operations -- Toxic Substances Control Act -- Polychlorinated Biphenyls (40 CFR, Part 761) -- Fully Halogenated Chlorofluoroalkanes (40CFR, Parts 712, 762) -- Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act -- Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) -- Classification of Pesticides -- Pesticide tolerance levels -- Noise Control Act -- Resource Conservation and Recovery Act -- Solid waste regulations -- Proposed hazardous waste regulations -- Resource conservation and recovery -- Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act -- Designation of marine sanctuaries -- Criteria for the evaluation of permit applications for dumping of materials -- National Environmental Policy Act -- Guidelines for preparation of environmental impact statements -- Review of the draft environmental impact statement -- Appendices -- Public laws and code of federal regulations citations -- Bibliography -- Criteria documents -- Units of quantitative levels for pollutant regulation -- Index.