2006 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5): Designating Nonattainment Areas Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title 2006 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5): Designating Nonattainment Areas

Creator

  • Author: Esworthy, Robert
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Environmental Policy

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-10-25

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report focuses primarily on the NAAQS implementation process for designating geographical nonattainment areas with respect to the tightening of the PM2.5 standards under the 2006 particulates NAAQS, including comparisons with the final designations under the 1997 PM2.5 NAAQS. Also included is a brief overview of states' subsequent obligations for developing and submitting implementation plans (SIPs) for attaining or maintaining compliance with the NAAQS.
  • Physical Description: 41 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Air pollution
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Air pollution control
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Pollution

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R40096
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40096_2012Oct25
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc122190