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Judge Approves Asbestos CDR Settlement With December 2022 Deadline

June 8, 2021
A federal judge has approved EPA’s settlement with environmentalists and states that sued over its refusal to add asbestos to the chemical data reporting (CDR) program, giving it until December of 2022 to take final action on a rule that would require industry to report asbestos use, imports and processing to the agency. Judge Edward Chen, of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, signed the settlement on June 7, just hours after EPA and its opponents...


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