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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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Automotive Refinishing Pollution Prevention Outreach Program - Results
Abstract: This case study presents the results of two P2 measures; the STAR training and the use of LaserPaint spray guns in five California auto body shops. Paint use dropped by up to 45% (as well as paint costs and emissions) as a result of these strategies.
Source: California Air Resources Board
Case Study on Industrial Boilers: Boiler Blowdown Heat Recovery [PDF]
Abstract: This case study discusses the possibility of recovering the heat from the boiler blowdown cleaning process and using it to preheat the feedwater. This process was installed at an Augusta Newsprint plant and was found to save $31,000 dollars annually.
Source: Department of Energy
Frequently Asked Questions for Auto Body Refinishing Area Source Rule [PDF]
Abstract: Explains why this rule is being proposed, who will be affected, what toxics the rule is targeting, impacts on industry and more.
P2RX Hospital Sterilizer Topic Hub
Abstract: This website gives extensive pollution prevention information and resources for the hospital sterilizer sector. The focus of this website is air pollution emission reduction in anticipation of the area source rule regulating EtO.
P2RX Auto Body Topic Hub
Abstract: This website gives extensive information about pollution prevention for the Auto Body sector, including case studies, guides and fact sheets as well as a long list of useful links.
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