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Babst Calland: U.S. EPA Finalizes Revisions to Boiler, Process Heater and Incineration Unit Rules
Posted on 14 Mar 2013 by Babst Calland

Numerous sources, from elementary schools to chemical manufacturers will be affected by recently finalized rules governing boilers, process heaters and incineration units. In late December 2012, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed the... Read More

Effects of New NOx RACT Rules
Posted on 8 Nov 2011 by Marc Karell

By Marc Karell, P.E., CEM, Principal, Climate Change & Environmental Services, LLC Virtually all states that have nonattainment areas for ozone have passed a rule called nitrogen oxide (NO x ) Reasonably Achievable Control Technology (RACT). NO... Read More

Federal Government Proposes New Air Pollution Regulations
Posted on 25 Jun 2014 by Dianne Saxe

The federal government has proposed a major set of new air pollution regulations to reduce industrial-source air pollution, starting with performance standards for the cement sector and two equipment types: gaseous-fuel-fired non-utility boilers/ heaters... Read More

Marten Law: EPA Finalizes Hazardous Air Emission Rules for Boilers and Process Heaters Affecting 90,000 Facilities
Posted on 28 Feb 2013 by Svend Brandt-Erichsen

By Svend Brandt-Erichsen, Partner, Marten Law PLLC In this Emerging Issues Analysis, Svend Brandt-Erichsen of Marten Law PLLC discusses EPA's new standards for hazardous air emissions from boilers and process heaters, commonly referred to as "Boiler... Read More

Environmental Alert: Requirements for Existing Area Source Boilers
Posted on 17 Mar 2014 by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

This is a reminder that you may be required to file an initial notification with the U.S. EPA and Pennsylvania DEP if you operate an industrial boiler. The finalized U.S. EPA National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants ("NESHAP"... Read More

Effects of New NOx RACT Rules
Posted on 8 Nov 2011 by Marc Karell

By Marc Karell, P.E., CEM, Principal, Climate Change & Environmental Services, LLC Virtually all states that have nonattainment areas for ozone have passed a rule called nitrogen oxide (NO x ) Reasonably Achievable Control Technology (RACT)... Read More