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Main Title Development document for proposed effluent limitations guidelines, new source performance standards, and pretreatment standards for the petroleum refining point source category.
Author Lum, John ; Cunningham, John
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Effluent Guidelines Division.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water and Waste Management, Effluent Guidelines Division,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA 440/1-79/014-b
Stock Number PB81-228413
OCLC Number 05913305
ISBN pbk.
Subjects Petroleum refineries--Waste disposal--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Water--Pollution. ; Urban runoff--United States. ; Effluent quality--Standards--United States.
Additional Subjects Petroleum industry ; Refining ; Water pollution control ; Regulations ; Guidelines ; Standards ; Mathematical models ; Technology ; Cost analysis ; Industrial waste treatment ; Water pollution abatement ; Water quality ; Point sources
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAD  EPA 440-1-79-014b Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/29/2013
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 440-1-79-014b Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/09/2015
EKBD  EPA-440/1-79-014b Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 12/14/2001
ELBD RPS EPA 440-1-79-014b repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/09/2019
EMBD  EPA/440/1-79/014B NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 07/08/1994
EOBD  EPA 440/1-79/014b NEIC Library/Denver,CO 08/16/2010 DISPERSAL
ERAD  EPA 440/1-79-014b Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 10/23/1998
NTIS  PB81-228413 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation xii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
The report summarized EPA's review of the petroleum refining industry with respect to discharge of toxics into waters of the U.S. Information in the report included profile of industry by refining capacity and wastewater generation rate, characteristics of wastewater streams, current wastewater treatment practices, pollution abatement technologies, cost of these technologies and EPA's assessment and recommendations of proposed controls to be required by BAT, NSPS, and pretreatment standards. EPA recommendations is the reduction of pollutants discharge via flow reduction, powdered activated carbon, etc.
December 1979. Includes bibliographical references.