EPA Eyes Greater Use Of Remote Compliance Monitoring Post-Pandemic

September 11, 2020
EPA is eyeing the expansion of remote video tools for environmental compliance monitoring, signaling it plans to apply the tools that it is piloting in states now due to limits on in-person inspections during the COVID-19 pandemic even after the pandemic ends, according to EPA and state officials. The agency has been working with the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) in piloting the use of remote video technology as an off-site compliance monitoring tool in several states for use...

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