Clean Air Act 1968 (Commencement No.2) (Scotland) Order 1969.

  • 1.65 MB
  • English
HMSO , Edinburgh
SeriesS.D.D. Circular -- no.49/1969
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14926060M
ISBN 100114902879

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Title: Clean Air Act. Category: UK Law. Date: Reference: * [Full text not available] General Description:This Act makes it an offence to emit dark smoke from a chimney, unless due to a cold start and the smoke clears when hot, due to unforeseen failure or use of an unsuitable fuel, where no suitable fuel is available and the fuel used was considered the least unsuitable.

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These amendments set the stage for protecting the ozone layer, reducing acid rain and toxic pollutants, and improving air quality and visibility. The Clean Air Act is the name of any of several pieces of legislation aimed at reducing smog and other types of air pollution. In the United States, the Clean Air Acts include the Air Pollution Control Act ofClean Air Act ofAir Quality Act ofthe Clean Air Act Extension ofand Clean Air Act Amendments in and There are currently no known outstanding effects for the Clean Air Act (repealed ).

Changes to Legislation Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. Section of the Clean Air Act addresses emissions of hazardous air pollutants. Prior toCAA established a risk-based program under which only a few standards were developed.

The Clean Air Act Amendments revised Section to first require issuance of technology-based standards for major sources and certain area sources.

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The Clean Air Act of (42 U.S.C. § ) is a United States federal law designed to control air pollution on a national level. It is one of the United States' first and most influential modern environmental laws, and one of the most comprehensive air quality laws in the world.

As with many other major U.S. federal environmental statutes, it is administered by the U.S. Environmental. The Clean Air Act of expanded the federal role, authorizing HEW to establishment air quality criteria. 3 However, these criteria were not mandatory: states could use them as they saw fit.

Congress amended the Clean Air Act inadding several new features. 4 It now required the states, in consultation with HEW, to designate air quality. The Clean Air Act, as amended inauthorized the EPA to impose stricter pollution standards and higher penalties for failure to comply with air quality standards.

In when the act was reauthorized it required most cities to meet existing smog reduction regulations by the year A Brief History of the Clean Water Act.

According to a survey conducted inpollution in the Chesapeake Bay caused $3 million annually in losses to the fishing industry.

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Summary. This report summarizes the Clean Air Act and its major regulatory requirements. The principal statute addressing air quality concerns, the Clean Air Act was first enacted inwith major revisions in, and   It took around 3 decades, and another Clean Air Act in to deal with slow-moving local authorities, before smoke control programmes were finally completed.

By the s the skies had cleared - improving health and quality of life in the cities of the world's first industrial nation. Congress amends the Air Pollution Control Act of to fund a study conducted by the U.S.

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short title. In this Act unless the context otherwise requires- "affected premises" means any premises on which there are industrial works, the operation of which is in the opinion of an inspector likely to result in the discharge of.

— US Congress passes Air Quality Act / Clean Air Act which authorizes planning grants to state air pollution control agencies. March 18 — Torrey Canyon oil tanker crashes off the coast of England resulting in a spill of over 29 million gallons of oil devastating the coastlines of England and France.

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Congress creates this to set national standards for air quality, auto emission and anti-pollution () The Clean Air Act Untitled States and Canada agree to clean up this, which contain 95 percent of America's fresh water and supply 25 million people with drinking water.

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The Clean Air Act requirements are comprehensive and cover many different pollution sources and a variety of clean-up methods to reduce common air pollutants. Many of the clean-up requirements for particle pollution and ground-level ozone involve large industrial sources (such as power plants, chemical producers, and petroleum refineries), as.

The most lethal incidence of this smog in London occurred in and resulted in the Clean Air Act and Clean Air Actboth now repealed and consolidated into the Clean Air Act which were effective in largely removing sulphur dioxide and coal smoke, the causes of pea soup fog, though these have been replaced by less visible.The study is a secondary analysis of publicly available county-level data.

Annual age-adjusted mortality rates for – are investigated in relationship to mountaintop removal mining in Central Appalachia and the implementation of the amendments to the Clean Air Act (CAA).The Clean Air Act,gave local authorities control over emissions of smoke, grit and dust by industry.

It also conferred power to deal with domestic smoke. There can be no doubt that the Act has made a great deal of difference on a national scale to the cleanliness of the air and to the improvement of the environment in the.