|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Information and Education>Information provision|
|Agency:||US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)|
|Legal References:||40 CFR 82, Subpart G - Significant New Alternatives Policy Program|
The Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program is EPA's program to evaluate and regulate substitutes for ozone-depleting substances (ODSs) being phased out under the stratospheric ozone protection provisions of the Clean Air Act (CAA). Several ODSs are also high-GWP gases. The SNAP program has reviewed substitutes for the following industrial sectors: Refrigeration & Air Conditioning; Foam Blowing Agents; Cleaning Solvents; Fire Suppression and Explosion Protection; Aerosols; Sterilants; Tobacco Expansion; Adhesives, Coatings & Inks.
Last modified: Fri, 16 May 2014 17:57:47 CEST