The National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone is an outdoor air regulation established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Clean Air Act. Ground-level ozone is a gas that occurs both naturally and forms due to chemical reactions between nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds, which are emitted from industrial facilities, power plants, vehicle exhaust, and chemical solvents.
Energy, Clean Air & Natural Resources Committee
This committee develops and maintains Chamber policy on all aspects of energy, clean air, and natural resources.
Chairman: Kathy Beckett, Member, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
Staff Executive: Joseph Johnson, Executive Director, U.S. Chamber of Commerce