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The new politics of clean air and transportation

The new politics of clean air and transportation

final report

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in [Washington, DC], [Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation -- Environmental aspects -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Air quality -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Air -- Pollution -- Government policy -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Service Assessment Division, Office of Research and Analysis, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, Research and Special Programs Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation.
    SeriesSeeing clearly-- a series of reports on transportation and air quality
    ContributionsJohn A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (U.S.). Service Assessment Division., United States. Federal Highway Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15449321M

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      Wednesday, J pm, PST (WEBCAST - link info below) Coastal Hearing Room, 2nd Floor, Cal/EPA Building I Street, Sacramento, California Each award recipient will give an abbreviated, minute, talk: -The New Politics of Clean Air-- Chet France, formerly of the U.S. EPA, will review California’s and the Nation’s progress. 7 hours ago  Meghan Markle, 39, has a bevy of pals in political circles including New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern, the Obamas and Canada's First Lady, according to Finding Freedom.

      Current Nonattainment Counties for All Criteria Pollutants Data is current as of J The 8-hour Ozone () standard was revoked on April 6, and the 1-hour Ozone () standard was revoked on J   The page Clean Air Act amendments of expanded federal authority to establish and enforce clean air regulations and dealt with acid rain and ozone depletion. It required the EPA to conduct an analysis of the impact of the Clean Air Act on the public health, economy, and environment and submit a report to Congress every two years.


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