Section 112 (Title III) - Commonly Used Acronyms

This page last reviewed May 26, 2015

APCD Air Pollution Control District CA
AQMD Air Quality Management District CA
ARB California Air Resources Board CA
ATCM Air Toxic Control Measure CA
CAA Clean Air Act Fed
CAAQS California Ambient Air Quality Standard CA
CCAA California Clean Air Act CA
CEMS Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems Fed
CFR Code of Federal Regulations Fed
CMS Continuous Monitoring System Fed
FCAA Federal Clean Air Act Fed
FESOP Federally-enforceable State Operating Permit Fed
FR Federal Register Fed
GACT Generally Available Control Technology Fed
GP General Provisions Fed
HAPs Hazardous Air Pollutants Fed
HON Hazardous Organic NESHAP Fed
LAER Lowest Achievable Emission Rate Fed
MACT Maximum Achievable Control Technology Fed
NESHAP National Emissions Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants Fed
NSR New Source Review CA
NSPS New Source Performance Standard Fed
OAQPS Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards Fed
OEHHA Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment CA
OMB Office of Management and Budget Fed
PSD Prevention of Significant Deterioration Fed
PTE Potential to Emit Fed
RACT Reasonable Available Control Technology Fed
SOCMI Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturing Industry Fed
TAC Toxic Air Contaminant CA
T-BACT Toxic Best Available Control Technology CA
TTN Technology Transfer Network Fed
U.S. EPA United States Environmental Protection Agency Fed
USAP Urban Area Source Program Fed
VOCs Volatile Organic Compounds Fed

CA = California
Fed = Federal

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