EPA Reconsiders 3 Bush-Era Emissions Rules

Law360, New York (April 27, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is reconsidering three rules finalized under the Bush administration related to air emissions, including one concerning how facilities are required to keep records.

The agency said Monday that under its New Source Review permitting program it was reviewing rules that determine when and how facilities are required to keep records on emissions; account for so-called fugitive emissions, or those not released through a stack, vent or other confined air stream; and account for air emissions associated with fine particle pollution when...
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