Process Diagram for a Quality Assurance Plan (QAP)
Below is a diagram that shows the process to create, submit, and activate a Quality Assurance Plan (QAP). It shows the interaction between the OTAQ Registration System (OTAQREG), the EPA Moderated Transaction System (EMTS), and EPA.
QAP Process Diagram
- QAP = Quality Assurance Plan
- OTAQREG = the OTAQ Registration System
- EMTS = the EPA Moderated Transaction System
- EPA = the United States Environmental Protection Agency
- Q-RINs = a RIN verified by a registered independent third-party auditor using an approved QAP