EPA - 40 CFR PART 53
AMBIENT AIR MONITORING REFERENCE AND EQUIVALENT METHODS
|Publication Date:||1 July 2015|
Terms used but not defined in this part shall have the meaning given them by the Act.
Act means the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. 1857-1857l), as amended.
Additive and multiplicative bias means the linear regression intercept and slope of a linear plot fitted to corresponding candidate and reference method mean measurement data pairs.
Administrator means the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) or his or her authorized representative.
Agency means the Environmental Protection Agency.
Applicant means a person or entity who submits an application for a Federal reference method or Federal equivalent method determination under § 53.4, or a person or entity who assumes the rights and obligations of an applicant under § 53.7. Applicant may include a manufacturer, distributor, supplier, or vendor.
Automated method or analyzer means a method for measuring concentrations of an ambient air pollutant in which