Environmentalists Threaten To Sue EPA Over AFO Air Emissions Methods

July 5, 2024
Environmental, food safety and other groups are threatening to sue EPA over its “unreasonable delay” in issuance of air emissions estimation methods for pollution from animal feeding operations, alleging years of stalling by the agency that is preventing an accurate accounting of harmful emissions and ultimately regulation of the facilities. In their June 28 notice of intent to sue (NOI), Center for Biological Diversity, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Center for Food Safety, Environmental Integrity Project, Food & Water Watch, and...

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