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Draft EPA Plan Accelerates Timeline For Review Of Obama Ozone NAAQS

November 01, 2018
EPA's draft plan for the review of its 2015 ozone national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) adopts a faster process than previous NAAQS reviews that will involve less review by agency science advisers, but it does not compress the schedule as much as an earlier agency memo suggested might be possible. Agency air policy chief Bill Wehrum is racing to meet the statutory deadline of Oct. 1, 2020, to complete a review of the 2015 Obama-era NAAQS set at 70...

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