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Federal Regulatory Summary - January 2020

The following environmental regulatory actions were published in the U.S. Federal Register during January 2020. Select the hyperlink to view the complete Federal Register notice. For assistance in determining how any of these issues may affect your facility, please contact us at (800) 229-6655 or online.

1/2/2020  85FR99

Notice of availability and request for comment on EPA document, "TSCA New Chemical Determinations: A Working Approach for Making Determinations under TSCA Section 5”; comments due by 2/5/2020. 

1/8/2020  85FR834

Final rule delaying the start date for the revised Photochemical Assessment Monitoring Stations (PAMS) monitoring site network, from June 1, 2019 to June 1, 2021. 

1/21/2020  85FR3306

Request for pre-proposal comments on the Cleaner Trucks Initiatives, EPA's plan for a new rulemaking establishing new emission standards for NOX and other pollutants for highway heavy-duty engines; comments due by 2/20/2020. 

1/27/2020  85FR4655

Notice of availability of final EPA document, "Integrated Science Assessment for Particulate Matter," prepared as part of the review of the NAAQS for particulate matter. 

1/27/2020  85FR4661

Notice of the preliminary lists of manufacturers of 20 chemical substances designated as High Priority Substances for risk evaluation and for which administrative fees will be charged; comments due by 3/27/2020. 

1/30/2020  85FR5429

Notice of availability of a final EPA document, "Policy Assessment for the Review of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter," prepared as part of the review of the NAAQS for PM.