Skip to Main Content

ChE381 & 382: Process Evaluation and Chemical Systems Design I & II

Environmental Regulations and Standards

  • AICHE Center for Chemical Process Safety 
    AICHE CCPS publications provide the latest guidelines for all those that produce, store, and handle flammable, explosive and reactive materials.
  • ASTM Standards 
    Standards and methods required. For example, ASTM D4814-11b Standard Specification for Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel and ASTM D4057 Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products. The Cooper Library can purchase standards as needed.
  • SciFinder 
    Search by chemical substance, then click on regulatory chemical listing for EPA, NIOSH, and state regulations.
    SciFinder requires individual registration:  contact Julie Castelluzzo in the Library for the registration link.
  • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 
    Title 40 ("Protection of Environment") contains EPA regulations, including National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants.
  • Safety Data Sheets  (MSDS)
    Includes list of free sites for Safety Data Sheets, FAQ and other information.
  • Food and Drug Administration 
  • USDA's Economic Research Service 
    Research reports on agriculture, including crops, commodities, and food sources.

Environmental Regulations - Resources at NYU

  • LexisNexis Academic Universe 
    LexisNexis provides access to full text newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, business and financial magazines, company directories, laws, legal cases, and regulations. Includes many chemical business publications.
  • E&E (Environment & Energy Publishing)  
    E&E is a resource of comprehensive, timely, objective journalistic analysis on significant policy, legislation, science, legal, and regulatory affairs across the environment and energy spectrum. E&E Publishing's Suite of Services are ClimateWire, E&E Daily, Greenwire, and E&ENews PM, EnergyWire and E&ETV's OnPoint.


Print Page
FOLLOW US Facebook Instagram Twitter

The Cooper Union Library
7 E 7th St.
New York, NY