Inside EPA - 10/25/2019

States Float Fixes For EPA’s Coal Ash Reuse Rule To Aid Implementation

October 18, 2019
Several state environment agencies are urging EPA to tighten its proposed changes to the Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA) rule governing reuse of coal ash, arguing that the new policy needs to be more stringent, more specific, or both in order to aid implementation. In comments filed ahead of EPA’s Oct. 15 deadline for input on the proposal, Kansas, Alabama and Tennessee all suggest various fixes for the latest in the agency’s series of proposed rewrites of the 2015...

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