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EPA Finalizes Ozone Standards

Filed in Codes and Standards, Environment by on October 2, 2015 0 Comments
EPA Finalizes Ozone Standards

The Environmental Protection Agency has met its court-ordered Oct. 1 deadline for final revisions to the Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards, rules that potentially place limits on the use of construction equipment in some markets.

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19 Cities Still Miss the Mark on Ozone Standard

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19 Cities Still Miss the Mark on Ozone Standard

EPA has released a report determining that 19 metropolitan areas still have not met Clean Air Act requirements to limit ozone emissions, and the clock is ticking.

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New NAAQS Proposal May Hit More Home Builders

Filed in Codes and Standards, Land Development by on December 4, 2014 0 Comments
New NAAQS Proposal May Hit More Home Builders

The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a new regulation revising the national ambient air quality standards for ozone under the Clean Air Act – standards that could affect how builders and developers in affected counties go about their jobs.

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