Individual Agencies

Clean Air Act §115

It has been postulated that this section could serve as a justification for regulating any greenhouse gas recognized under the Paris Climate Accord.

Clean Air Act §202

EPA has used this authority to set per-vehicle nitrous oxide and methane standards for light duty passenger vehicles as well as heavy-duty vehicles.

Clean Air Act §111

LPDD recommends that EPA consider promulgating nitrous oxide emission standards for fossil-fuel fired steam generators, natural gas units, and CAFOs.

Clean Air Act Title VI

CAA §615 provides the EPA Administrator authority to promulgate regulations controlling any substance anticipated to affect the stratosphere to the detriment of public health and welfare.

GreenChill Partnership

EPA’s GreenChill Partnership with food retailers, technology manufacturers, and chemical manufacturers works to reduce refrigerant emissions and transition to environmentally safe refrigerants.