Enviro Groups Sue EPA Over Particulate Plan Inaction

Law360, New York (January 13, 2011, 6:40 PM EST) -- WildEarth Guardians and the Sierra Club have launched a suit seeking to make the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency take action on more than three dozen states' and territories' plans for controlling particulate matter pollution under the Clean Air Act.

The EPA has failed to take final action in a timely manner on at least six states' revised infrastructure state implementation plans and to issue a finding of failure to submit a sufficient plan for at least 32 additional states and territories, the plaintiffs allege in their...
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