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RECORD NUMBER: 569 OF 1066
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Locating and estimating air toxics emissions from municipal waste combustors.|
|Author||Epner, E. P. ; Vancil, M. A.|
|CORP Author||Radian Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC.;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 Planning and Standards,|
|Report Number||EPA-450/2-89-006; EPA-68-02-4392|
|Subjects||Incineration--Waste disposal--Environmental aspects--United States ; Air--Pollution--United States|
|Additional Subjects||Incinerators ; Air pollution control equipment ; Combustion products ; Design criteria ; Sources ; National government ; State government ; Local government ; Combustors ; Toxic substances ; Emission factors|
|Collation||1 v. (various pagings) ; 28 cm.|
The document is intended to assist groups interested in inventorying air emissions of various potentially toxic substances from municipal waste combustors. Its intended audience includes Federal, State and local air pollution personnel. The document presents information on the process description of the various types of municipal waste combustors and their air pollution control equipment. Emission factors are presented for each major type of municipal waste combustor for the following: acid gases including hydrogen chloride, hydrogen fluoride, and sulfur trioxide; metals including arsenics, beryllium, cadmium, chromium, mercury and nickel; and organics including chlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, dibenzofurans, polychlorinated biphenyls, formaldehyde, benzo(a)pyrene, chlorinated benzene, and chlorinated phenol.
"April 1989." "EPA-450/2-89-006." Includes bibliographical references.