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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Carbon adsorption for control of VOC emissions : theory and full scale system performance.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Catlett, Karen.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Air Quality and Standards,
Year Published 1988
Report Number EPA 450-3-88-012
Stock Number PB91-182006
OCLC Number 45734750
Additional Subjects Adsorption ; Activated carbon treatment ; Volatile organic compounds ; Coating processes ; Emission factors ; Air pollution control equipment ; Technology assessment ; Magnetic tapes
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 450-3-88-012 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/16/2018
EKBD  EPA-450/3-88-012 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/26/2001
ELBD RPS EPA 450-3-88-012 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/19/2019
NTIS  PB91-182006 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 28 cm
The report presents the results of an investigation into the performance and operation of vapor phase carbon adsorption systems. The investigation was initiated as a result of comments recieved by the E.P.A. in reference to the draft new source performance standards (NSPS) for control of VOC emissions from the manufacture of magnetic tape. In order to respond to these comments, the EPA requested additional information from manufacturers and users of carbon adsorber systems to further investigate system performance and costs. The EPA also again reviewed information obtained from previous studies by the agency. Section 2 presents the conclusions of the study. Section 3 presents a description of the vapor phase adsorption process, discusses impacts of changes in inlet vent stream characteristics on adsorber performance, and presents supporting test data. Section 4 presents a description of the carbon adsorber system which the commenter used as a basis for developing their comments, and a discussion of the design and operation of that system.
EPA project officer: Karen Catlett. "August 1988." "June 1988"--Cover. "Emission Standards Division." Includes bibliographical references (pages 5-1-5-4). "EPA 450-3-88-012"--Cover. PB91-182006.