Overview of the effect of Title III of the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments on the natural gas industry
The regulation of hazardous air pollutants by Title III of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 has a potential wide-ranging impact for the natural gas industry. Title III includes a list of 189 hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) which are targeted for reduction. Under Title III, HAP emissions from major sources will be reduced by the implementation of maximum achievable control technology (MACT) standards. If the source is defined as a major source, it must also comply with Title V (operating permit) and Title VII (enhanced monitoring) requirements. This presentation will review Title III`s effect on the natural gas industry by discussing the regulatory requirements and schedules associated with MACT as well as the control technology options available for affected sources.
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- Conference: Petro-Safe `95 conference and exhibition, Houston, TX (United States), 31 Jan - 2 Feb 1995; Other Information: PBD: 1995; Related Information: Is Part Of Petro-safe `95: 6. Annual environmental, safety and health conference and exhibition for the oil, gas and petrochemical industries. Book 1; PB: 590 p.
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- 03 NATURAL GAS; 29 ENERGY PLANNING AND POLICY; NATURAL GAS INDUSTRY; WASTE MANAGEMENT; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; CLEAN AIR ACTS; ECONOMIC IMPACT; AIR POLLUTION ABATEMENT; COMPLIANCE