1) Illustrated Stack Test Methods
working with EPA source emissions testing methods, a picture
can be worth a thousand words. ActiveSET.org's color schematics
provide a visual perspective of EPA stack testing methods. Illustrated
Methods 5 & 23 are interactive: descriptions of the sampling
train components pop up as you move your cursor across the graphic.
Buy packaged sets designed specifically for stack test compliance
reports or proposals.
the EPA's source testing methods in written form? ActiveSET.org
provides direct links to the EPA Technology Transfer Network,
Emission Measurement Center (TTN EMC); an invaluable online
reference for downloading full text versions of EMC Conditional,
SW-846, Promulgated, Proposed and Alternative EPA test methods.
2) EPA Clean Air Mercury Rule
Power Plant Emissions: Overview - On March 15, 2005, EPA
issued the Clean Air Mercury Rule to permanently cap and reduce
mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants for the first
time ever. This rule, combined with EPAs Clean Air Interstate
Rule (CAIR), will significantly reduce emissions from the nations
largest remaining source of..."
3) Air Sample Analytical Labs
laboratories throughout the United States and Canada can be
a real time saver when seeking competitive price quotes for
air sample analyses. ActiveSET.org provides quick links to analytical
labs that perform analyses for dioxins/furans, multi-metals,
mercury, HCl and more.
4) EPA Method 29 Online
for information about multi-metals emissions testing? You'll
find links to analytical labs, a Method 29 expert, firms that
offer Method 29 source testing services, U.S. EPA text versions,
and where to buy or rent isokinetic sampling trains and equipment.
Includes helpful diagrams on collecting and charging a Method
29 sampling train.
5) SET Wire! Hot Topics
professionals worldwide communicate together on the free SET
Wire! Bulletin Board. Post questions, comments or opinions,
respond to posts to help others:
- April 11, 2005: "What are your measured NO and NO2 concentrations?
If your target concentration is around 1 to 2 ppm, you may be
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- April 08, 2005: "What else is in the gas stream? What
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9) Support Center "Quick Tip"
a specialist answer my questions about air pollution testing,
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