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Ethylene Oxide Emissions Standards for Sterilization Facilities: Air Toxics Rule: Fact Sheet
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Emission Standards Division (OAQPS) / Sally Shaver
EPA Document Number:
Hazardous air pollutants
This action finalizes amendments to the emissions standards for sterilization facilities by eliminating maximum achievable control technology (MACT) requirements for chamber exhaust vents. This action reduces safety problems associated with the existing requirements. This action also amends testing and monitoring requirements for sterilization chamber, aeration, and chamber exhaust vents to correct technical problems associated with the existing requirements. This file is the text of the fact sheet.