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Deadline Approaches for Fabricators to Contact EPA
Posted by Tasha Weiss on April 7, 2011 at 9:29 AM.

An article in the April issue of MSC provides important information for structural steel fabricators about a pending EPA deadline. In “Clean Air Regulations Coming to Your Fabrication Shop,” AISC director of research Thomas J. Schlafly explains some of the nuances of the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants, 40 CFR Part 63, and how they affect fabricators. This is especially applicable to those shops not previously covered as “major emitters of hazardous air pollutants.”


Bottom line: Chances are that you need to submit an Initial Notification of compliance to the EPA by July 25, 2011. To read Schlafly’s explanation and learn about additional resources, click here or go to

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