Regulation Database – Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
New Source Performance Standard (NSPS) and Emission Guidelines for Existing Facilities
On August 29, 2016, EPA published final NSPS for new, modified, and reconstructed municipal solid waste landfills, and, in a separate rule, issued emission guidelines for existing facilities. The standards chiefly target methane emissions.
- Final New Source Performance Standards (Aug. 29, 2016)
- Final Exiting Source Emission Guidelines (Aug. 29, 2016)
- Fact sheet for both rules
- Technical Support Document