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National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants from Petroleum Refineries--Catalytic Cracking (Fluid and Other) Units, Catalytic Reforming Units, and Sulfur Plant Units
|Signed by: Carol Browner
Signature Date: 8/25/98
Emission Standards Division (OAQPS)
Proposed & Final Preambles & Rules
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to reduce hazardous air pollutants emitted from process vents on catalytic cracking units, catalytic reforming units, and sulfur recovery units at petroleum refineries. Hazardous air pollutants, also known as air toxics, are those pollutants known or suspected to cause cancer or other serious health effects.