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EPA is approving the Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration (CISWI) section 111(d) negative declarations submitted by the states of Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. These negative declarations certify that CISWI units subject to the requirements of sections 111(d) and 129 of the Clean Air Act (CAA) do not exist in these states.
EPA is taking direct final action to approve Philadelphia Department of Public Health Air Management Services's (AMS's) request for delegation of authority to implement and enforce its hazardous air pollutant regulations which have been adopted by reference from the Federal requirements set forth in the Code of Federal Regulations. This approval
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to remove restrictions that were previously imposed on the use of certain substitutes for ozonedepleting substances (ODSs) under the Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program. Specifically, EPA is proposing to remove restrictions on the use of certain substitutes for halon fire
Elsewhere in today's Federal Register, EPA has published a direct final rulemaking fully approving revisions to the California State Implementation Plan. The revisions concern YoloSolano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) Rule 2.32. EPA has also published a proposed rulemaking to provide the public with an opportunity to comment on EPA's
EPA is taking direct final action to approve revisions to the
YoloSolano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) portion of the
California State Implementation Plan (SIP). These revisions concern
control oxides of nitrogen (NO
Due to an adverse comment, the EPA is withdrawing the direct final rule revising Indiana's opacity rules (326 IAC Article 5). In the direct final rule published on November 30, 2001 (66 FR 59708), we stated that if we receive adverse comment by December 31, 2001, the rule would be withdrawn and not take effect. EPA subsequently received adverse
EPA is proposing to approve revisions to the Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) portion of the California State Implementation Plan (SIP). These revisions concern oxides of nitrogen (Nox) emissions from stationary internal combustion engines. We are proposing to approve the local rule to regulate these emission sources under the
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Act, Public Law 92463, notice is hereby given that the Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee of the Clean Air Act Advisory Committee will meet three times annually. This is an open meeting. The theme will be ``InUse Testing'' and will include presentations from EPA and other outside
On January 23, the Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS) of EPA will make available for public review and comment a draft document, Proposed Methodology for Particulate Matter Risk Analyses for Selected Urban Areas (hereafter, draft PM Risk Analysis Methodology). This document outlines the analyses and methods proposed for the
In accordance with section 122(i) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9622(i), notice is hereby given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA''), Region II, of a proposed administrative agreement pursuant to section 122(h) of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9622(h),
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'') is proposing to enter into an administrative settlement to resolve certain claims under the Comprehensive Environmental Response and Liability Act of 1980, as amended (``CERCLA''). Notification is being published to inform the public of the proposed settlement and of the opportunity to
Responsible Agency: Office of Federal Activities, General
Information (202) 5647167 or www.epa.gov/oeca/ofa. Weekly receipt of Environmental Impact Statements
Filed January 14, 2002 Through January 18,
This notice announces the initial filing of a pesticide petition proposing the establishment of regulations for residues of a certain pesticide chemical in or on various food commodities.
This notice announces the cancellations, as requested by the companies, that hold the registrations of pesticide enduse products containing the active ingredient chlorpyrifos and accepted by EPA, pursuant to section 6(f) of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). This order follows up a December 5, 2001, notice of receipt
EPA has granted an experimental use permit (EUP) to the following pesticide applicant. An EUP permits use of a pesticide for experimental or research purposes only in accordance with the limitations in the permit.
In accordance with the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9601, et seq., notice is hereby given of a Prospective Purchaser Agreement and Covenant Not to Sue between the United States, on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'' or the ``Agency''), and the
This document corrects the preamble to a proposed rule published in the Federal Register of January 16, 2002, regarding non conformance penalties for heavyduty diesel engines and vehicles. This correction provides the correct EPA docket number for the submission of comments on the proposed rule.
[FR Doc 02-1883] 2093. 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
With this action, due to the receipt of adverse comments, EPA is withdrawing two of the amendments to the requirements on variability in the composition of additives certified under the gasoline deposit control program that were included in the direct final rule published on November 5, 2001 (66 FR 55885). We will address these comments in a
[FR Doc 02-1493] 2095. Relaxation of Summer Gasoline Volatility Standard for the Denver/ Boulder Area
In this direct final action, EPA is approving the State of Colorado's request to relax the federal Reid Vapor Pressure (``RVP'') gasoline standard that applies to gasoline supplied to the Denver/ Boulder area (hereafter ``Denver area'') from June 1st to September 15th (the ozone control season) of each year. This action amends our regulations to
[FR Doc 02-1494] 2096. Relaxation of Summer Gasoline Volatility Standard for the Denver/ Boulder Area
In this action, EPA is proposing approval of the State of Colorado's request to relax the Federal Reid Vapor Pressure (``RVP'') gasoline standard that applies to gasoline that is supplied to the Denver/Boulder area (hereafter ``Denver area'') from June 1st to September 15th (the ozone control season) of each year. This action proposes to amend our
On January 2, 2002, EPA published a Federal Register notice (67 FR 75) announcing: the public availability, expected on January 9, 2002, of the revised draft document entitled, ``Perchlorate Environmental Contamination: Toxicological Review and Risk Characterization'' (NCEA10503); the beginning of a 30day public comment period on the revised draft
This regulation establishes a tolerance for residues of mepiquat (N,Ndimethylpiperidinium) in or on cottonseed at 2.0 parts per million (ppm); cotton, gin byproducts at 6.0 ppm; and meat byproducts of cattle, goat, hog, horse and sheep at 0.1 ppm. BASF Corporation requested these tolerances under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as
The Environmental Protection Agency, Region 10 (EPA) proposes to approve the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality's (IDEQ) request for program approval and delegation of authority to implement and enforce specific National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPs) as they apply to major sources in Idaho required to obtain an
The purpose of this notice is to advise the public that the participating agencies, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the National Science Foundation, are soliciting individual research proposals of up to 3 years duration, that will contribute to the development of practical approaches for estimating the benefits and costs of