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[FR Doc 02-32773] 26.

The goal of the National Environmental Information Exchange Grant Program is to advance the National Environmental Information Exchange Network (Network) by encouraging State and Tribal environmental data integration efforts. The Network was created almost three years ago in an effort to integrate the environmental data management systems of the

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32774] 27. Environmental Laboratory Advisory Board (ELAB) Meeting Date, and Agenda.

The Environmental Protection Agency's Environmental Laboratory Advisory Board (ELAB) will have a teleconference meeting on Wednesday, January 22, 2003, at 11 a.m. EST to discuss the ideas, comments, and suggestions presented at the November 21, 2002, ELAB Meeting and Open Forum. Items to be discussed include: (1) Opinions and comments made at the

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32775] 28. Meeting of the Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee

Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Act, Pub. L. 92463, notice is hereby given that the Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee will meet in February 2003. This is an open meeting. The meeting will include presentations from EPA and other outside organizations. The preliminary agenda for this meeting will be available on

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32600] 29.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Research and Development (ORD) is announcing a 60day public comment period for the external review draft (ERD) entitled, ``Exposure and Human Health Evaluation of Airborne Pollution from the World Trade Center Disaster (EPA/600/P02/002A, October 2002).'' This draft document was prepared by

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32771] 30.

Section 304(a)(1) of the Clean Water Act (CWA) requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to develop, and publish and, from time to time, revise criteria for water that accurately reflect the latest scientific knowledge. These criteria represent EPA's current recommendations to States, Territories, and authorized Tribes to use as technical

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32137] 31.

On August 7, 2002, the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources submitted revisions to the North Carolina State Implementation Plan (SIP). North Carolina is adopting rule 15A NCAC 2D .0542, Control of Particulate Emissions from Cotton Ginning Operations. In addition, North Carolina is amending rules 15A NCAC 2D .0504,

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32770] 32. Revision of National Recommended Water Quality Criteria

EPA is publishing a revision of fifteen of its national recommended water quality criteria for protecting human health, developed pursuant to section 304(a) of the Clean Water Act (CWA or the Act). This revision is a partial update based on EPA's new methodology for deriving human health criteria. The fifteen criteria included in this notice are:

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32549] 33.

The EPA is approving a revision to the North Carolina State Implementation Plan (SIP) with the exception of one state regulation pertaining to triggers. The revision contains the transportation conformity rule pursuant to the Clean Air Act as amended in 1990 (Act) and seven memoranda of agreements that establish procedures for consultation as part

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32562] 34.

EPA is approving a State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision submitted by the State of North Carolina, through the North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources (NCDENR), on September 18, 2001. This revision was submitted in response to the EPA's regulation entitled, ``Finding of Significant Contribution and Rulemaking for

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32138] 35.

On August 7, 2002, the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources submitted revisions to the North Carolina State Implementation Plan (SIP). North Carolina is adopting rule 15A NCAC 2D .0542, Control of Particulate Emissions from Cotton Ginning Operations. In addition, North Carolina is amending rules 15A NCAC 2D .0504,

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32548] 36.

The EPA is proposing to approve a revision to the North Carolina State Implementation Plan (SIP) that contains the transportation conformity rule pursuant to the Clean Air Act as amended in 1990 (Act). The transportation conformity rule assures that projected emissions from transportation plans, improvement
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programs and projects, in

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32582] 37.

Today's action proposes to withdraw the final rule entitled ``Revisions to the Water Quality Planning and Management Regulation and Revisions to the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Program in Support of Revisions to the Water Quality Planning and Management Regulation (``the July 2000 rule'') published in the Federal Register on

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32601] 38.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Research and Development (ORD) is requesting the voluntary submission of data and other information or reports on human health effects or exposures that may have been generated by academia, hospitals, public or private institutions, businesses and corporations, or any other public or

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32776] 39.

1. Action: Notice; request for nominations to the Scientific and [[Page 79080]]
Technological Achievement Awards Review Panel of the Science Advisory Board of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

2. Summary: The Science Advisory Board (SAB) of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or Agency) was established to provide

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32788] 40. Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of EPA Comments

Availability of EPA comments prepared pursuant to the Environmental Review Process (ERP), under section 309 of the Clean Air Act and section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act as amended. Requests for copies of EPA comments can be directed to the Office of Federal Activities at (202) 5647167. An explanation of the ratings

Published: 2002-12-27 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32563] 41. Urea: Revocation of Tolerance Exemptions

EPA is amending 40 CFR part 180 subpart D to revoke four exemptions from the requirement of a tolerance for urea because these tolerance exemptions are no longer necessary. The Agency is acting on its own initiative. This direct final rule is being published today with a companion final rule titled ``Urea: Exemption From The Requirement of A

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32564] 42. Urea; Exemption from the Requirement of a Tolerance

This regulation establishes an exemption from the requirement of a tolerance for residues of urea when used in pesticide formulations. Ecolab, Inc. submitted a petition to EPA under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as amended by the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996, requesting an exemption from the requirement of a tolerance. This

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32547] 43.

Many used cathode ray tubes (CRTs) are currently classified as characteristic hazardous wastes under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). Such CRTs are therefore subject to the hazardous waste regulations of RCRA Subtitle C unless they come from a household or a conditionally exempt small quantity generator. Today EPA is taking

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32551] 44.

Many used cathode ray tubes (CRTs) are currently classified as characteristic hazardous wastes under RCRA. Such CRTs are therefore subject to the hazardous waste regulations of RCRA Subtitle C unless they come from a household or a conditionally exempt small quantity generator. Today EPA is proposing to conditionally exclude from its hazardous

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32565] 45.

This notice announces that our recent approvals of rule changes made by the State of Indiana (published at 67 FR 34844 and 67 FR 52615) have, collectively, resolved all of the issues listed in the December 11, 2001 (66 FR 64039) notice of program deficiency (NOD) for the Indiana title V operating permit program. As a result, we will not apply

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32602] 46.

Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92463, notice is hereby given that the Executive Committee (EC) of the U.S. EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) will meet on Tuesday, January 14, 2003 and Wednesday, January 15, 2003 at the Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20004 (2023932000). The meeting will

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32566] 47.

Pub. L. 106-554 required EPA to provide to Congress a report on the impacts and control of combined sewer overflows (CSOs) and sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs). In evaluating the extent of human health impacts caused by municipal CSOs and SSOs, EPA invited a group of public health experts to participate in a facilitated discussion of this issue on

Published: 2002-12-26 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32394] 48. Agency Information Collection Activities; OMB Responses

This document announces the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) responses to Agency clearance requests, in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.

Published: 2002-12-24 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32388] 49.

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this document announces that the following Information Collection Request (ICR) has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval: Clean Water Act Section 404 StateAssumed Programs (OMB Control No. 20400168, EPA ICR No. 0220.09). The ICR,

Published: 2002-12-24 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

[FR Doc 02-32389] 50.

In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this document announces that the following Information Collection Request (ICR) has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval: Health and Safety Data Reporting, Submission of Lists and Copies of Health and Safety Studies [EPA ICR No.

Published: 2002-12-24 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY : Environmental Protection Agency

 

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