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EPA finds no 'residual' air toxics risk from coatings sectors

September 14, 2018
EPA is proposing to leave air toxics rules for three industry sectors largely unchanged after conducting Clean Air Act-mandated risk and technology reviews (RTRs) to determine any lingering health threats from emissions stemming from surface coating of large appliances, surface coating of metal furniture, and fabric and textile coatings. In a Sept. 12 Federal Register notice , EPA says its RTRs found no risks that require mitigation and the agency leaves numeric emissions limits for the three sectors unchanged...


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