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RECORD NUMBER: 419 OF 619
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Noise emission standards for construction equipment : proposed wheel and crawler tractor noise emission regulation : part 1, draft environmental impact statement, economic impact statement : part 2, background document.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Noise Abatement and Control,|
|Subjects||Trucks--Noise--Standards--United States. ; Transportation noise--Standards--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Tractors ; Noise pollution ; Environmental impact statements-draft ; Construction equipment ; Noise reduction ; Economic impact ; Regulations ; Crawler tractors ; Wheel tractors ;|
|Collation|| pages : illustrations, charts ; 28 cm|
This document presents an assessment of the expected environmental benefits and economic effects of the Proposed Noise Emission Regulations for Wheel and Crawler Tractors. The information presented includes the statutory basis for the action, a summary of the proposed regulation, a description of the existing wheel and crawler tractor environment, the alternatives considered, the expected environmental benefits, the expected economic effects, and conclusions. In addition, this document presents the background information used by EPA in developing proposed regulations to limit the noise emissions from new wheel and crawler tractors, including: the industry and the product, measurement methodology, baseline noise levels, health and welfare benefits, noise control technology, economic analysis, enforcement actions and existing State, local and foreign regulations.
Cover title. "EPA/550-9-77-250." "June 1977." Includes bibliographical references (pages R1-R5).
pt. 1. Draft environmental impact statement, economic impact statement-- pt. 2. Background document.