Web Standard: Text


EPA uses a standard cascading style sheet that establishes the font, size, and style for all text on a page.

Content requirements

  • Text styles: use the fonts and styles specified in the EPA style sheet for all text appearing on a page.
  • Text colors: use black, the default color specified by the master style sheet, for non-linked text.


See: Style Guide: Text

About this Standard

Effective date: 03/22/2002
Date approved: 09/12/2012
Web Council review by: 09/02/2014 (or earlier if deemed necessary by the Web Council)