Standards Support and Environmental Impact Statement, Volume 1: Proposed Standards of Performance for Kraft Pulp Mills.
Standards of performance for the control of emissions of total reduced sulfur (TRS) and particulate matter from new and modified kraft pulp mills are being proposed under the authority of Section 111 of the Clean Air Act. The emissions from kraft pulp mills are extremely odorous, and there are number instances of poorly controlled mills creating public odor problems. The proposed standards would prevent odor problems from most newly constructed kraft pulp mills, except in the immediate vicinity of the mills on occasions when meteorological conditions produce downwash of stack plumes.
|Air pollution; Pollution control; Standards of performance; Kraft pulp mills; Total reduced sulfur; Particulate matter|
|Office of Air and Radiation|
|Office of Air and Waste Management|
|Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards|
|Economic Impact Assessment|
Environmental Impact Statement