EPA issued final air quality standards for particulate matter and ozone (otherwise known as soot and smog) on July 16, 1997. This page provides access to plain English fact sheets and the complete text of the rules. There are also several fact sheets related to President Clinton`s June 25, 1997 announcement of the decision on the new standards.
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