EPA Science Inventory

U.S. EPA Environmental Technology Verification Program, the Founder of the ETV Concept

Citation:

McKernan, J., T. Harten, A. Waits, E. Hartzell, AND J. Enriquez. U.S. EPA Environmental Technology Verification Program, the Founder of the ETV Concept. Presented at Realising Eco-innovations - The European Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Pilot Programme and it's International Perspectives, Brussels, BELGIUM, May 22 - 24, 2012.

Impact/Purpose:

To inform public.

Description:

The U.S. EPA Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Program develops test protocols and verifies the performance of innovative technologies that have the potential to improve protection of human health and the environment. The program was created in 1995 to help accelerate the entrance of new environmental technologies into the domestic and international marketplaces. The goal of ETV is to provide credible performance data for commercial ready environmental technologies to speed their implementation for the benefit of purchasers, permitters, vendors, financiers, and the public. Benefits of the ETV Program include:

URLs/Downloads:

Founder of ETV Concept   (PDF,NA pp, 1161 KB,  about PDF)

ETV Program Abstract   (PDF,NA pp, 72 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/ABSTRACT)
Product Published Date: 05/24/2012
Record Last Revised: 07/18/2012
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 243173

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

IMMEDIATE OFFICE

ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY VERIFICATION, ASSESSMENT, AND OUTCOMES STAFF