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What does NESHAP stand for?

NESHAP stands for National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (US EPA)

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The EPA's Final Rule covering National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) rules from industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers states that boilers and process heaters which combust natural gas or process gases must comply with work practice standards in accordance with specific tune-up procedures.
STATUS: EPA has revised its application requirements In accordance with the Clean Air Act, the Environmental Protection Agency must set NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS ("NESHAPs") for various industries based on emissions that would result from application of the "maximum achievable control technology" ("MACT") for that industry.
Under the Clean Air Act Amendments, the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) was developed to help reduce furniture emissions of hazardous air pollutants emitted by wood furniture sources down to approximately 23,000 tons per year.