The Green Book Nonattainment Areas As of July 02, 2014
for Criteria Pollutants
Nonattainment area designations for the PM-2.5 2012 Standard were published
on January 15, 2015,
effective April 15, 2015.
(see 80 FR 2206 for details)
Subpart 4 classification changes are included for 1997 PM-2.5 and 2006 PM-2.5 areas,
effective July 2, 2014.
(see 79 FR 31566 for details)
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Areas of the country where air pollution levels persistently exceed the national ambient air quality standards may be designated "nonattainment." To view a list of areas designated nonattainment, select one of the pollutants/standards below:
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