Tag Archives: MACT

Combustible Dust Safety in the Recycling Industry – Part 2

Dominick DalSanto is a guest contributor to the EES blog.  Dominick is an environmental technologies expert for www.baghouse.com and has authored numerous articles, whitepapers, and blogs on dust collection systems for industrial sources.  This is Part 2 of his series on combustible … Continue reading

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EPA Releases Regulation Review Plan

On January 18, 2011, the Obama administration issued Executive Order 13563 entitled “Improving Regulations and Regulatory Review”.  As part of this order, all federal agencies are required to review existing regulations and modify them to create a more effective and … Continue reading

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Final Air Toxics Standards for Area Sources in the Chemical Manufacturing Industry

In October 2009, the EPA released new national air toxics standards for small to medium sized chemical manufacturing facilities that meet the “area source” definition (Subpart VVVVVV).  More stringent air toxics (also known as NESHAP or MACT) standards currently exist … Continue reading

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New Surface Coating Regulations – Are You Up To Date?

Please contact Tom Petersen at tom@eesolutions.net (www.eesolutions.net) for further details related to the following article, which appeared in a recent edition of our email newsletter EES Essential Elements, and was written by Trish Carney. The U.S. EPA passed two new … Continue reading

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Beyond Compliance – EPA Performance Track Program

About 8 years ago, EPA began its Performance Track Program (PTP). This program is an effective way for facilities to demonstrate a strong commitment to protecting the natural environment. Facilities in this program receive benefits in exchange for having a … Continue reading

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What’s Coming Down the Regulatory Pike?

EPA’s semi-annual regulatory summary can help ensure you are aware of the issues that impact your facility. Recently, they’ve posted the Fall 2007 reports on-line. They are available in document format as well as a new searchable format (web-site links … Continue reading

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State Specific News – September 2007

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: NSR: New Jersey has just published Revised Interim … Continue reading

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The Boilers NESHAP Deadlines Are Fast Approaching

(Regulation: 40 CFR Part 63, Subpart DDDDD, Effective Date: September 13, 2004, Compliance Deadline: September 13, 2007) Overview: The Boilers NESHAP requires maximum achievable control technology (MACT) for Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Boilers and Process Heaters. The Boilers NESHAP affects … Continue reading

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Is Your Facility Compliant?

It can be difficult to prioritise your efforts in environmental compliance. The first article in this month’s post will help you sort this out. Click here for details about our FREE environmental seminar for colleges, universities, and hospitals scheduled for … Continue reading

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EES Conducts Environmental, Health and Safety Compliance Audits

Is your facility in compliance with EPA and OSHA regulations? Are you aware of the differences between the state and federal environmental laws and regulations as they apply to your operations? Are your health and safety training programs kept current … Continue reading

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