EJ Groups Blast Delay Of DTSC Permit Rules To Factor Cumulative Impacts

November 10, 2022
California environmental justice (EJ) groups are blasting further delays by the California toxics department to advance novel regulations to factor cumulative impacts and community vulnerability into hazardous waste facility permit applications, after the department recently revealed it will not issue a revised proposal until early next year. “The environmental justice movement is furious (but not surprised) at the ongoing, seemingly never-ending stalling by” the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) “in total violation of state law and the Kettleman City...

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