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Secondary Nonferrous Metals Processing Area Sources: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants

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Rule Summary

EPA issued national emission standards for Secondary Nonferrous Metals Processing area source category that reflect the generally available control technology or management practices used by sources within the area source category. The final rule was effective on December 26, 2007. The rule sets a particulate matter limits for furnaces and codifies existing management practices already in use in the industry.

Rule History

12/26/2007 - Final rule.

09/20/2007 - Proposed rule.

Additional Resources

Final Air Toxics Standards for Clay Ceramics Manufacturing, Glass Manufacturing, and Secondary Nonferrous Metals Processing Area Sources Fact Sheet

View the supporting documents in the docket folder to find additional related documents to the rules.


Implementation Brochure