EPA, EIP Reach ‘Agreement’ To Update Landfill Emissions Estimates

January 13, 2023
EPA and the Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) have reached an “agreement in principle” to resolve the group’s suit seeking to force a deadline for the agency to update decades-old methods for estimating key landfill emissions, after the agency never finalized a 2008 plan to strengthen the methods. Facing a looming Jan. 20 deadline to respond to the group’s suit, EIP, et al. v. Regan , the agency asked the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in a Jan...

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