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EPA Officials Acknowledge Challenges Implementing Superfund Reforms

September 07, 2017
EPA officials are acknowledging a host of challenges to implementing the Superfund reforms that are among Administrator Scott Pruitt's top priorities, conceding smaller budgets, retiring staff and a series of other hurdles will make the revisions more difficult to enact, even as the officials note that the agency has begun to implement them. David Cozad, regional counsel for EPA Region 7, told an American Bar Association (ABA) webinar Sept. 6 that the reform recommendations, made by an internal task force...

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