Environmentalists’ Suit Seeks To Require EPA Fenceline Monitoring Reviews

September 1, 2023
Environmentalists are seeking to force EPA to expand its consideration of fenceline air monitoring when reviewing air toxics rules, using a lawsuit over EPA’s lead battery manufacturing regulations to potentially limit the agency’s discretion to avoid in-depth consideration of the technology across various industry sectors. In Hoosier Environmental Council, et al. v. EPA , now pending before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, environmental groups say EPA must consider fenceline monitors as a “development” in...

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