EPA Request For Input Highlights Multiple Hurdles To AFO Air Reporting

November 22, 2023
EPA’s request for public input on the options for animal feeding operations (AFOs) to report emissions of harmful air pollutants under the community right-to-know law reveals numerous issues that the agency must overcome to implement an effective reporting regime, suggesting a tough road ahead for the long-delayed effort. In an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) published in the Federal Register Nov. 17, EPA invites comment on the approach it could take to air reporting for AFOs under the...

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