Alternative Control Techniques Document: Offset Lithographic Printing-- Supplemental Information Based On Public Comment On Draft Control Techniques Guideline Announced In Federal Register On November 8, 1993.
This is an alternative control techniques (ACT) document for control of volatile organic compound emissions from offset lithographic printing. The document provides supplemental information based on public comment on the draft control techniques guideline (CTG) announced in the FEDERAL REGISTER on November 8, 1993 (EPA-453/D-95-001) (A.93.22). The document address sheet fed, non-heatset web, newspaper, and heat-set web offset lithographic printing. The principle emission sources addressed are fountain solution, cleaning solvents (blanket and roller washes) and heatset dryers. The purpose of an ACT document is to assist state and local air pollution agencies in developing regulations to limit emissions of volatile organic compounds.
|Air pollution; Printing; Lithography; Offset Lithography; Volatile organic compounds|
|Office of Air and Radiation|
|Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards|
|Emission Standards Division|
|Other Regulatory Background Document|