EPA Plans To Keep Carbon Monoxide Limits In Place

Law360, New York (January 31, 2011, 2:26 PM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed to keep the current national air quality standards for carbon monoxide in place for now, but says it will take steps to gather additional data on the potentially dangerous emissions.

The agency said Monday that a review of the “best available science” had shown that the current health standards of 9 parts per million measured over 8 hours and 35 ppm measured over 1 hour are stringent enough to protect people from harm, especially those susceptible to health problems...
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