EPA Proposes Rule To End TRI Waiver For De Minimis PFAS Releases

December 2, 2022
EPA is proposing a long-expected rule to end a Trump-era exemption from Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) reporting for de minimis amounts of PFAS, saying the change will offer “a more complete picture” of releases and waste management after finding the waiver appeared to limit facility reporting of releases. The agency is also floating a measure to eliminate the de minimis exemption for all chemicals of special concern, not just per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), regarding notifications to downstream...

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