EPA Agrees To Update Oil Refinery Emissions Rule By 2015

Law360, New York (August 6, 2013, 2:36 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday agreed to review limits on toxic emissions from oil refineries and issue a new final rule before the end of next year, settling a suit from environmental groups claiming the government has waited far too long to update the standards.

The Coalition for a Safe Environment, Environmental Integrity Project and other environmental groups had accused the EPA of shirking its responsibility to take a fresh look at emissions limits for petroleum refineries that were issued nearly 20 years ago....
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AIR ALLIANCE HOUSTON et al v. JACKSON


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1:12-cv-01607

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District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

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Rosemary M. Collyer

Date Filed

September 27, 2012

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