Inside EPA - 09/06/2019

EPA Speeds Ozone Review But Adverse Ruling, Expert Panel Pose Hurdles

August 29, 2019
EPA’s final plan for reviewing federal ozone standards accelerates the timeline for completing key steps in the process despite concerns its science advisors raised over the plan’s draft version, but a court ruling limiting the agency’s review powers and a bid for an expert ozone review panel pose major hurdles to EPA’s plan. The agency’s final Integrated Review Plan (IRP) released Aug. 28 details how it will proceed with the ongoing Clean Air Act-mandated review of the 2015 ozone national...

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