Volume 89 Issue 33 | p. 25 | Concentrates
Issue Date: August 15, 2011

Groups Seek Deadline For Ozone Standards

Department: Government & Policy
News Channels: Environmental SCENE
Keywords: smog, ozone, air

A coalition of health and environmental groups is asking a federal appeals court to set an immediate deadline for EPA to decide whether to strengthen clean air standards for ground-level ozone, the main component of urban smog. The request comes after EPA announced its fourth delay of action on the standards on July 29. The agency says it will issue a final rule once the White House Office of Management & Budget completes a regulatory . . .

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