Federal Register - "Promoting Domestic Manufacturing and Job CreationPolicies and Procedures Relating to Implementation of Air Quality Standards"
EPA - Knowledge Mosaic RSS 2018-04-16
Title: Promoting Domestic Manufacturing and Job CreationPolicies and Procedures Relating to Implementation of Air Quality Standards Source: Federal Register Data/Action: Executive Office of the President (Presidential Document) Date: 4/16/2018 Text Preview: ...Environmental Protection Agency Under the Clean Air Act (CAA), Public Law 88-206, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) establishes National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for certain common air pollutants, often referred to as ``criteria pollutants,'' which it must review every 5 years. Over the past four decades, EPA... ...revised NAAQS must submit for approval to the Administrator of the EPA (Administrator) State Implementation Plans (SIPs) showing... ...EPA has also established a Regional Haze Program, which requires States to submit for the Administrator's approval plans that cover 10-year implementation periods and to demonstrate ``reasonable progress'' toward improving and maintaining visibility in certain national parks and wilderness areas. In recent years, States have spent significant time and resources developing Regional Haze Program SIPs. EPA...