Regan Says Agency Grappling With How To Measure Justice40 Benefits

January 6, 2022
EPA Administrator Michael Regan says the agency is continuing to grapple with the best way to measure the benefits of its six Justice40 pilot projects -- one of the thorniest issues officials face as they work to implement the high-profile environmental justice (EJ) program -- and is reviewing a range of potential metrics. These include measuring the percent reduction of children’s asthma-related hospital visits; the amount of pollutants reduced; reductions in hospital visits and missed days of work or school;...

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