Health Advocates, Industry Make Closing Pitches Over PM Standards Plan

September 26, 2022
Public health advocates and industry groups are making closing arguments to the White House on the agency’s plan to possibly tighten federal air standards for particulate matter (PM), with health groups and environmentalists pushing for much tougher limits and industry seeking to avoid any such tightening in an EPA proposal expected within weeks. White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) officials are close to completing a series of meetings with supporters and opponents of tougher PM national ambient air...

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