OAR Policy and Guidance Metarecord
Proposed NESHAP for Publicly Owned Treatment Works
|Signed by: Carol Browner
Signature Date: 11/12/98
Emission Standards Division (OAQPS)
Proposed & Final Preambles & Rules
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The attached is the proposed rule for the publicly owned treatment works (POTW) source category. It is required to implement section 112 of the Clean Air Act as amended (Act) and reflects the Administrator's determination that POTW sources emit hazardous air pollutants (HAP) identified on the EPA's amended list of 188 HAP. The primary HAP emitted by these sources include xylenes, methylene chloride, toluene, ethyl benzene, chloroform, tetrachloroethylene, benzene, and naphthalene.