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May 30, 2013 06:30 ET

U.S. Coal-Fired Power Plants Weigh Options for Compliance With Mercury and Air Toxic Standards, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - May 30, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Mercury and Air Toxic Standards (MATS), enforced by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will have to be addressed in some way by the majority of U.S. coal-fired power plants. MATS limits toxic air pollutants, such as mercury, arsenic, acid gases and toxic metals, and requires power plant owners to install some combination of emission controls equipment to address these pollutants. Plants have to be in compliance with the standards by 2015.

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