Sept. 2009 Regulatory Summaries

The following is a partial list of regulatory developments published in the Sept. 2009 Federal Register:

9/10/09 74FR46493
Final rule correcting the 6/25/09 NESHAP for areas sources at aluminum, copper, and other nonferrous foundries.

9/10/09 74FR46589
Notice of availability for public comment of two draft documents related to the review of the NAAQS for Particulate Matter.

9/17/09 74FR47774
Notice of data availability related to the short-term effects of CO2, related to the use of R-744 (CO2) as a substitute for CFC-12 in motor vehicle air conditioning.

9/22/09 74FR48153
Final rule issuing a stay on the "grandfathering" provision for PM2.5 requirements in the federal PSD program.

9/23/09 74FR48543
Notice of availability of a final risk assessment and exposure report regarding secondary NAAQS for NOx and SOx.

9/25/09 74FR48894
Notice of availability of a draft environmental impact statement regarding the potential impacts of proposed Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for model year 2012-2016 passenger cars and light trucks.

9/28/09 74FR49453
Proposed rule establishing a national program consisting of new standards for light duty vehicles to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve fuel economy.

9/30/09 74FR50129
Determination expanding the list of acceptable substitutes for ozone depleting substances, concerning new substitutes for use in the refrigeration and air conditioning and foam blowing sectors.

9/30/09 74FR50115
Final rule providing notice that EPA will reconsider the 12/19/28 final rule, "Prevention of Significant Deterioration and Nonattainment New Source Review: Reconsideration of Inclusion of Fugitive Emissions."