EPA Advisors Press For More Research On Air Toxics To Support Equity

April 2, 2021
EPA science advisors will likely urge the agency to place greater emphasis on researching the impacts of air toxics and other pollutants not subject to ambient air limits, investigating local community issues, and understanding air quality impacts of climate change, wildfire and air pollution from emerging sources such as oil and gas operations. During an April 2 virtual meeting of the air and energy panel of EPA’s Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC), members discussed draft recommendations they will soon finalize...

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