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EPA defends request for farm air reporting mandate delay

November 13, 2017
EPA is defending its request for a further delay in enacting a federal appeals court's mandate issued in April for farms to report their hazardous air emissions, downplaying environmentalists' argument that the agency is seeking the delay to facilitate its exemption of thousands of farms from some reporting requirements. In a Nov. 13 filing in Waterkeeper Alliance, et al. v. EPA , the Department of Justice (DOJ) on behalf of EPA defends its request for a further two-month delay, beyond...

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