Federal appeals court upholds EPA air quality standards

[JURIST] The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit [official website] on Friday rejected [opinion, PDF] a challenge to new Environmental Protection Agency [(EPA) official website] standards for manufacturing plant air pollutant output. The petitioners had requested review of a final rule by the EPA regarding minimum National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) [EPA backgrounder]. NAAQS are explicitly required under the Clean Air Act (CAA) [text, PDF] and govern, inter alia, the congressional mandate to decrease allowable…

Source: http://jurist.org/paperchase/2014/05/federal-appeals-court-upholds-epa-air-quality-standards.php

criminal laws criminal lawyer criminal lawyers cyber law defense attorney

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: