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Environmentalists fault EPA's approval of California air plan

July 14, 2017
The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) is criticizing EPA's proposed approval of a California district's clean air plan that they say wrongly excludes consideration of ammonia as a precursor to forming air pollution, reviving a debate over the regulation of animal feeding operations' ammonia emissions and implementation of federal air standards. In a July 12 comment letter to EPA Region 9 , CBD faults EPA's proposed approval of a revision to a regulation implementing federal air permitting in Imperial County,...


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