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Main Title Cost-effectiveness analysis for proposed effluent limitations guidelines and standards for the coastal subcategory of the oil and gas extraction point source category /
CORP Author Eastern Research Group, Inc.
Publisher Eastern Research Group,
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA/821/R-95/010
Stock Number PB95-187647
Subjects Effluent quality--Standards. ; Offshore oil industry--Cost effectiveness. ; Offshore gas industry--Cost effectiveness.
Additional Subjects Petroleum industry ; Gas industry ; Offshore drilling ; Point sources ; Water pollution control ; Cost effectiveness ; Standards compliance ; Water pollution economics ; Economic impact ; Cost analysis ; Water pollution standards ; Pollution regulations ; Industrial waste treatment ; Waste water treatment ; Gas production ; Oil recovery ; Natural gas ; Crude oil ; Chemical effluents ; Waste streams ; Offshore platforms ; Offshore operations ; Best technology ; Requirements
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http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=200032RD.PDF
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NTIS  PB95-187647 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) ; 28 cm
Abstract
The analysis is submitted in support of the effluent limitations guidelines and standards for the Coastal Oil and Gas Industry. The report analyzes the cost-effectiveness of 10 regulatory options organized by three wastestreams. The document compares the total annualized cost incurred for each of the regulatory options within each wastestream to the corresponding effectiveness of that option in reducing the discharge of pollutants. Section Two discusses the cost-effectiveness methodology used and identifies the pollutants included in the analysis, presenting their toxic weighting factors and removal efficiencies. Section Three presents the results of the analysis. In Section Four, the cost-effectiveness values are compared to cost-effectiveness values for other promulgated rules. Appendix A presents data on pollutants, pollutant removals, annualized costs, and other, more detailed information.
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"January, 1995." "Prepared for: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Office of Science and Technology, Engineering and Analysis Division, Economic and Statistical Analysis Branch." Includes bibliographical references (pages 5-1). "United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water"--Cover. "EPA 821-R-95-010"--Cover. "February 1995"--Cover. Microfiche.