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Ozone Designations Delay Throws 'Wrench' Into NAAQS Compliance Plans

September 08, 2017
East Coast air regulators are warning that EPA's withdrawn delay of designations for which states are attaining the 2015 ozone air standard throws a “monkey wrench” into their efforts to craft plans for complying with the standard, because of lingering uncertainty about whether the agency might revive the delay for some states. At a Sept. 7 meeting of the Ozone Transport Commission (OTC) of 12 Mid-Atlantic and Northeast states in Washington, D.C., regulators said that the problems include confusion about...

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