RAILROADS AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN RAIL FREIGHT OPERATIONS

Because a large number of railroads operate in more than one state, equipment is interchanged on a national basis. Therefore, it is essential that national standards be established for pollution control measures that will preempt local or regional measures, rather than forcing the railroads to face a panoply of partial attempts at environmental controls set at state and local levels.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sub-Council Report prepared for the Secretary of Commerce.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Industrial Pollution Control Council

    Washington, DC  USA  20230
  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 28 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00051334
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 17 1974 12:00AM