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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Air Quality Implementation Plan for the State of Alaska. Volume IV. Emergency Episode Plan.
CORP Author TRW Systems Group, Redondo Beach, Calif.
Year Published 1971
Report Number TRW-18425.007-Vol-4; EPA-68-02-0048; 0973;
Stock Number PB-208 330
Additional Subjects ( Air pollution ; Alaska) ; ( Government policies ; Air pollution) ; Public health ; Regulations ; Planning ; State government ; Abatement ; Sulfur oxidizes ; Particles ; Carbon monoxide ; Nitrogen oxides ; Oxiders ; Hydrocarbons ; Combustion products ; Industrial wastes ; Strategy ; Sources ; Weather forecasting ; Warning systems ; Air pollution episodes ; Air pollution public emergency limits ; Emergency planning ; Implementation Air Pollution Planning Program ; Fairbanks(Alaska) ; Anchorage(Alaska)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-208 330 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 49p
The report presents the Emergency Episode Plan which defines contingency measures to be taken by designated agencies and state officials, in order to protect the health of persons during air pollution episodes. The plan consists of the following sections which are presented here: Legal authority; Episode Criteria, Episode Action Plan, Operational Procedures, Organizational Interfaces/Communications. From the evidence resulting from evaluation of air quality data and identification of major pollution sources, it is concluded that the threat of episodes are greatest in the follwoing three areas, at the present time: Total suspended particulates in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Carbon monoxide in Center City of Fairbanks, Oxides of sulfur in the Ketchikan Area. The Plan is designated as a mechanism for indicating public action, issuing public warning, and attempting to reduce levels of a specific pollutant concentration by reducing major source emissions. (Author)