New Regulation of Fine-Particle Pollution: How Will Our Area Be Affected?

January 19, 2006
Carol F. McCabe and Katherine L. Vaccaro
The Legal Intelligencer

Actions by the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate fine-particle pollution have increased over the last two years, and will soon have a tangible impact on area industry.  Through a series of regulatory actions, EPA has begun to implement regulations aimed at requiring states to meet the fine-particle National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) established in 1997.

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