REVISIONS TO EMISSION FACTORS FOR AP-42 ORGANIC SOURCE CATEGORIES

This document contains the text, as revised or originally written, of several sections prepared for inclusion in AP-42, 'Compilation of Air Pollutant Emission Factors.' Each section, or chapter of this document, includes: a description of the process, a process flow diagram, a characterization of the emissions, a discussion of applicable control options, and a quantification of the process's emissions, usually in the form of emission factors. The source categories included herein are: solvent degreasing (or cleaning); transportation and marketing of petroleum liquids (gasoline trucks in transit); industrial surface coating including coil, can, wire, automobile, light-duty truck, large appliance, metal furniture, miscellaneous metal parts and products, flat wood interior panel, paper, and fabric coating; waste solvent reclamation; cleaning of rail tank cars, tank trucks, and drums; and asphaltic concrete plants (hot-mix asphalt). For each section, the background document which discusses the derivation and source of emission information is also included.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pacific Environmental Services, Incorporated

    1930 14th Street
    Santa Monica, CA  USA  90405

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards
    Research Triangle Park, NC  USA  27709
  • Publication Date: 1978-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 161 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00198627
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EPA/450/3-78/108 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: EPA-68-02-2583
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1980 12:00AM