Environmental Economics

Standard Setting for Sulfur Oxides and Sulfates

An examination and evaluation of the standards setting procedure and the theoretical and empirical bases for standard setting as exemplified by sulfur oxides and sulfates. The major sections of the report are as follows:

  1. Introduction
  2. Effects Research and the Basis for Ambient Air Quality Standards for Sulfur Dioxide
  3. The Sulfates Problem
  4. Characteristics of Effective Control Standards
  5. Alternatives to Present Standard Setting Procedures
  6. Conclusions.

Subject:
3. Cost and Economic Impacts Analysis
3. Costs and Economic Impact Analysis - Specific Sectors and Pollutants
Environmental Media:
a. Air
a. Air - Stationary Source
a. Air - Tropospheric
Authors:
LeSourd, David A.
EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
Geographic Area:
United States
Study Purpose:
Policy Evaluation
Inventory Record #: EE-0193
  • Participating Organizations

    Research Organization:

    Research Triangle InstituteAddress:
    City: Research Triangle Park State: NC ZIP: 27709
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Implementation Research DivisionAddress:
    City: Washington State: DC ZIP: 20460
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
  • Report Details
    Type:
    Final
    Date:
    11/01/1976
    Number of Pages:
    25
    Comment:
    Grant/Contract #:
    68-01-2668
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