• Publication Date:
  • Publication Type:
    Final Rule
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  • Title:
    EPA; National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants;Radionuclides
Final rule announcing final decisions on National Emission Standards
for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPs) under section 112 of the
Clean Air Act for emissions of radionuclides from the following
source categories: DOE Facilities, Licensees of the Nuclear
Regulatory Commission and Non-DOE Federal Facilities, Uranium Fuel
Cycle Facilities, Elemental Phosphorus Plants, Coal-Fired Boilers,
High-level Nuclear Waste Disposal Facilities, Phosphogypsum Stacks,
Underground and Surface Uranium Mines, and the operation and
disposal of Uranium Mill Tailings Piles. In addition EPA is granting
a reconsideration of the standards of 40 CFR part 61, subpart I
concerning emissions from facilities licensed by the Nuclear
Regulatory Commission, with respect to issues of duplicative
regulation and possible effects on medical treatment. Effective
date: December 15, 1989. Subpart I is stayed until March 15, 1990.
For information contact James Hardin, (202) 475-9610.