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Main Title Summary of national assessment of the urban particulate problem.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards,
Year Published 1976
Report Number EPA 450-D-76-001
OCLC Number 687983047
Subjects Air--Pollution--Research--United States. ; Urban pollution--Research--United States.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAD  EPA 450-D-76-001 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 12/06/2010
Collation 132 p. : ill., charts, maps ; 28 cm.
Cover title. "Distributed at Air Programs Regional Office Workshop, Southern Pines, N.C., August 3-6, 1976"--Beneath title. "Thompson G. Pace, project officer"--Cover. "Represents a portion of the draft final report on the 14 city TSP study conducted by GCA Corp. for OAQPS"--Cover. "Presents the results of a study conducted under the auspices of the Control Programs Development Division of EPA's Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards. Its overall purpose was to assess the national particulate problem, based on case studies in 14 major urban areas, with emphasis on identifying the factors involved in the attainment or nonattainment of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for total suspended particulates (TSP). The study was intended to improve technical understanding of the TSP problem, to provide specific guidance to the states in TSP problem analysis and control strategy formulation, and to develop recommendations for EPA concerning future program direction and research needs." Draft.