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New Clean Water App

On October 18, 2012 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new tool in the form of an app and website to “help people find information on the condition of thousands of lakes, rivers and streams across the United States … Continue reading

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NESHAP for Area Sources – Iron & Steel Foundries

Most of the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPs) promulgated to date apply to major sources emitting at least 10 tons per year of an individual HAP or 25 tons per year of total HAP. EPA has recently … Continue reading

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State Specific News – December 2007

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: Air Pollution Control Proposal: NJ DEP proposed amendments … Continue reading

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State Specific News – November 2007

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: Proposed Revisions to Air Quality SIP: This proposal … Continue reading

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Ground Level Ozone

Ground level ozone is a pollutant formed by the interaction of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds in the presence of sunlight. Exposure to ground level ozone has been linked with respiratory ailments and the aggravation of cardiovascular disease. Additionally, … Continue reading

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D.C. Circuit Court Upholds Clean Air Standards

U.S. EPA Press Release dated March 26, 2002 (reprinted): D.C. CIRCUIT COURT UPHOLDS CLEAN AIR STANDARDS ”The signal from the court is clear — EPA’s clean air standards will protect Americans from the wide variety of health problems that air … Continue reading

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