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Clean Air Act Standards and Guidelines for the Oil and Natural Gas Industry

The following are the stationary sources of air pollution for the oil and natural gas industry, and their corresponding air pollution regulations and guidelines. To learn more about the regulations and guidelines, just click on the links below.

National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants – NESHAP

New Source Performance Standards – NSPS

Control Techniques Guidelines - CTG


Regulations Regulation/Guideline Type
Oil and Natural Gas Industry Stationary Sources Regulations
Natural Gas Transmission and Storage Facilities NESHAP
Oil and Natural Gas Production Facilities NESHAP
Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production, Transmission and Distribution NSPS
Crude Oil and Natural Gas Facilities NSPS
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Emissions from Onshore Natural Gas Processing NSPS
Equipment Leaks fo Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) from Onshore Natural Gas Processing Plants NSPS
Control of Volatile Organic Compound Equipment Leaks from Natural Gas/Gasoline Processing Plants (1983) CTG