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Welcome to the P2 for Area Source Categories Topic Hub™
, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.
Background and Overview
A description of "area sources" under the Urban Air Toxics Strategy, and anticipated EPA regulations for area source sectors.
Which seventy previously unregulated business sectors will be affected by the new area sources rules? Approximate timeline for the new regulations, and the first sectors likely to see final rules.
Reasons to Change
What are the advantages to a business in reducing toxic air pollution in anticipation of the new EPA rules? What is the impact of the area source's emissions on human health and the environment?
Information by area source category about technologies and best practices that reduce air pollution and help put you ahead of the curve relative to the new air regulations as well as reduce energy, water use, waste and inefficiency.
Where to Go for P2 Help
National and regional contacts for technical assistance and more information about area source category rulemaking.
List of author(s), collaborators, and technical and editorial reviewers.
Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.