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Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Lawmakers, particularly on the Republican side of the aisle, are increasingly exasperated with the slow progress of an EPA investigation into the impact of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) on underground sources of drinking water.
Monday, April 29, 2013
In a major regulatory action, the EPA has proposed to revise its 25-year-old effluent limitations guidelines (ELGs) and standards for steam electric power plants.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The EPA has published a revision of the 1989 total coliform rule (TCR), the only Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) regulation addressing the risks of waterborne illness at all of the nation's 155,000 public water systems (PWSs).
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The EPA has published a proposal that has the potential to require industry to install and/or implement costly pollution controls to ensure that emissions that occur during periods of equipment start-up, shutdown, and malfunction (SSM) comply with specific limits.
Tuesday, April 09, 2013
In an effort to promote national consistency in the use of institutional controls (ICs), the EPA has issued A Guide to Planning, Implementing, Maintaining, and Enforcing Institutional Controls at Contaminated Sites .
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