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States sue EPA over missing ozone designations

December 06, 2017
States have followed environmental groups in suing EPA over the agency's failure to designate areas attainment with the 2015 ozone national ambient air quality standard (NAAQS), after the agency in November issued only a partial list of designations. California, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington and the District of Columbia filed suit Dec. 5 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Environmental groups filed suit in the...


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