EPA Issues Food Waste Plan But Declines To Commit To Landfill Air Rules

December 4, 2023
The Biden administration during ongoing international climate talks in Dubai has announced a new inter-agency strategy to limit food waste and associated methane emissions, though officials are declining for now to commit to strengthening Obama-era standards for the landfill sector, despite wide-ranging calls for such a pledge. The inter-agency strategy , which EPA Administrator Micheal Regan released Dec. 2 at the Dubai climate conference, includes various non-regulatory actions that EPA and other agencies are considering to prevent food waste and...

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