OAR Policy and Guidance Metarecord
Integrated Iron and Steel Manufacturing: Proposed Air Toxics Rule: Fact Sheet
Emission Standards Division (OAQPS) / Sally Shaver
EPA Document Number:
Hazardous air pollutants
Iron and Steel
Clean Air Act
On January 19, 2001, EPA issued a proposed rule to regulate integrated iron and steel manufacturing facilities that produce steel from iron ore, focusing on reducing air toxics emitted at a number of points at these facilities, including sinter plants that recover fine-sized materials, blast furnaces that produce iron, and basic oxygen process furnaces that produce steel. This file is a fact sheet on the propose rule.