EPA continues weighing Trump perchlorate decision

October 12, 2021
EPA leaders say they need more time to consider whether to rescind the Trump EPA’s decision to forgo setting an enforceable drinking water standard for the rocket fuel ingredient perchlorate, though they told a federal appeals court that any action they take could address some of environmentalists’ concerns with the prior administration’s actions. In an Oct. 12 status report , EPA told the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit that officials continue to weigh whether or...

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