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Main Title Permit Compliance System (PCS) Current Effluent Limits File EPA Region 8 (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY) (for Microcomputers).
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance.
Publisher Aug 95
Year Published 1995
Stock Number PB96-500343
Additional Subjects Data file ; Water pollution monitoring ; Chemical effluents ; Permits ; Runoff ; Waste disposal ; Release limits ; National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System ; Industrial plants ; Municipalities ; Industrial wastes ; Municipal wastes ; Compliance ; Pollution regulations ; Facilities management ; Diskettes ; EPA Region 8 ; Chemical releases
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB96-500343 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 02/29/1996
Collation 1 diskette
Abstract The permit Compliance System (PCS) is an EPA national computerized management information system that records water-discharge permit data on more than 64,000 wastewater treatment facilities nationwide. This system automates entry, updating, and retrieval of National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) data and tracks permit issuance, permit limits, monitoring data, and other data pertaining to facilities regulated under NPDES. There are approximately 49,000 industrial facilities and 15,000 municipal facilities regulated by NPDES. The Current Effluent Limits File contains detailed information describing each outfall for approximately 7100 major active permitted facilities and the associated outfall permit requirements for the currrent NPDES permit such as pollutant name, permit limit values, and limit start and end dates - which indicate when a facility may discharge. For each permitted facility, there may be multiple outfalls and thus, multiple sets of pipe schedule data. Because effluent limits may cover a number of pollutants, for each set of pipe schedule data there may be multiple sets of parameter data. This data is updated twice a year.
Supplementary Notes More information is available by fax by calling (703) 487-4140 and asking for product code: 8595. The datafile is on one 3 1/2 inch DOS diskette, 1.44M high density. File format: ASCII. Requires 3.2 MB hard disk space. Files are compressed. Supersedes PB95-502951, PB93-503837, and PB93-503738.
Availability Notes Also available: Enforcement Action National File, price $90; Compliance Schedule National File, price $90; Facility Inspection National File, price $90; each on one 3 1/2 in. HD diskette. Available on quarterly subscription Significant Non-Compliance List (for Microcomputers) order number SUB-5252, price $360. Single issues also available.
NTIS Title Notes Data file.
Category Codes 68D#; 91A; 43F
NTIS Prices CP D01
Primary Description 100/00
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 603801020
Origin NTIS
Type CAT