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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Development document for proposed effluent guidelines and standards for the construction and development category /|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||EPA 821-R-02-007|
|Subjects||Construction industry--Environmental aspects. ; Effluent quality--Standards--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Industrial waste treatment ; Water pollution control ; Data collection ; Industry profiles ; Technology assessments ; Regulatory development ; Cost estimates ; Industry impacts ; Waste water ; Clean Water Act ; Guidelines ; Standards ; Construction ; Development|
|Collation||1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, charts ; 28 cm|
This document presents technical information to support the Agency's analyses and complements 'Economic Analysis of Proposed Effluent Guidelines and Standards for the Construction and Development Category,' EPA-821-R-02-008, and 'Environmental Assessment for Proposed Effluent Guidelines and Standards for the Construction and Development Category,' EPA 821- R-02-009. A summary of the information contained in the chapters of this document is as follows: Chapter 2 presents background information on the legal authority for effluent limitation guidelines and the existing EPA storm water program. Chapter 3 presents a summary of the data collection activities conducted to support the proposal. Chapter 4 summarizes the characteristics of the construction and development industry, including major indicators of industry size and annual construction activity. Chapter 5 presents information and data on erosion and sediment control (ESC) best management practices (BMPs) used by this industry, including applicability, costs, and efficiencies. Chapter 6 presents a description of the regulatory options considered by EPA for developing the proposal, as well as a walk-through of the provisions of each proposed option. Chapter 7 presents the methodology used by the Agency to estimate the costs of the proposed options.
"June 2002." "EPA 821-R-02-007." "Office of Water."