EPA Hit With Multiple Lawsuits Over Suite Of Recent Air Toxics Rules

June 4, 2024
Industry and environmental groups have filed a wave of competing lawsuits over major EPA air toxics rules, including regulations for integrated iron and steel manufacturing, commercial sterilizers using ethylene oxide (EtO), and a combined rule addressing ethylene production, chemical manufacturing, organic liquids distribution and oil refineries. The suits, all filed June 3 in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, reflect divergent priorities, as industry groups seek to scrap or scale-back costly regulations while environmental groups...

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