EPA Withdraws Part Of Interstate Air Pollution Rule

Law360, New York (May 16, 2012, 5:40 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has withdrawn revisions it made to a rule to cut down interstate air pollution after receiving comments that said the changes would not go far enough, according to a notice published Wednesday in the Federal Register.

The EPA published in February a direct final revision to the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule, the government's plan to reduce airborne transport of fine particulate matter and ozone between upwind and downwind states, which would increase ozone budgets in 13 states and change new unit...
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