Air quality standards


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Air quality standards

The level of pollutants prescribed by regulations that are not to be exceeded during a given time in a defined area.
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GLENDALE - To help alleviate the energy crisis, the Grayson Power Plant is operating its three steam generators even though the units do not meet air quality standards, officials said Thursday.
The federal law, which ``we interpret as requiring the EPA to set air quality standards at the level that is 'requisite' - that is, not lower or higher than is necessary - to protect the public health with an adequate margin of safety, fits comfortably within the scope of discretion permitted by our precedent,'' Scalia wrote.
The program is an important element in the New York region's strategy to reduce motor vehicle emissions and comply with federal air quality standards.
But the project meets federal and state air quality standards, according to the BLM's ruling.
DFC power plants address two significant energy issues in California -- high energy costs and strict air quality standards.
Federal, state, and local air quality standards have helped provide a framework to cut back on the pollution in our skies.
BP was the first major energy company to support its State Implementation Plan target reductions in an effort to bring the Houston region air quality standards into federal Clean Air Act Compliance.
Another meeting for pediatricians and allergists will be held Friday morning, when state health officials will update health care workers on indoor air quality standards and issues.
While national air quality standards have become stricter over the last few years, we need to go a step further," said Sheryl Corrigan, commissioner of the MPCA.
Officials from the South Coast Air Quality Management District, a regional board that enforces air quality standards in four counties throughout Southern California, invites local residents to a forum tonight at 6:30 p.
Partial project funding was secured through South Coast Air Quality Management District's (SCAQMD) annual Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment Program.

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