Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions From Mercury Cell Chlor-Alkali Plants--Background Information Document For Proposed Standards.
This background information document provides information relevant to the proposal of NESHAPs for limiting mercury emissions from mercury cell chlor-alkali plants. Chapter 2 presents a description of the mercury cell chlor-alkali industry and process. Chapter 3 discusses techniques use to control mercury emissions from this source. Chapter 4 describes the regulatory alternatives considered by the EPA for proposal. Chapters 5 and 6 discuss the estimation of environmental and energy impacts and cost impacts, respectively, of the regulatory alternatives. Chapter 7 presents the detailed rationale behind the selection of the proposed NESHAP.
|Office of Air and Radiation|
|Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards|
|Emission Standards Division|
|Background Cost-Related Document|
Background Benefit-Related Document
Regulatory Option Development/Description Document