EPA 2005 ENFORCEMENT RESULTS ACCENT FUTURE CHALLENGES FOR OECA

November 28, 2005
EPA's recently released enforcement results for fiscal year 2005 highlight the challenges EPA's new enforcement chief -- and the next administration -- will face in winning large penalties and pollution reductions because they show the agency is relying heavily on clean air cases that are probably not valid under new Bush administration rules, according to former EPA officials, environmentalists and congressional sources. The agency's current penalty and pollution reduction totals rely heavily on Clean Air Act new source review (NSR)...


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