Federal Regulatory Summary - May 2017

The following environmental regulatory actions were published in the U.S. Federal Register during May 2017. 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 your local Trinity office at (800) 229-6655.


5/10/2017  82FR21711

Final determinations of attainment and failure to attain by the attainment date for 10 nonattainment areas currently classified as "Moderate" for the 2006 PM2.5 NAAQS. 

5/12/2017  82FR22088

Delay from 5/12/2017 until 8/14/2017 of effective date of the 1/12/2017 final rule establishing final reporting and recordkeeping requirements for certain chemical substances when they are manufactured or processed at the nanoscale. 

5/16/2017  82FR22452

Notice of availability of and request for comment by 6/15/2017 on the draft guidance document, "Guidance on EPA's Section 8(a) Information Gathering Rule on Nanomaterials in Commerce." 

5/24/2017  82FR23735

Direct final action on a 12/12/2016 revision to the formaldehyde emission standards for composite wood products final rule, extending the TSCA Title VI final rule compliance dates. Proposed rule published simultaneously. 

5/31/2017  82FR24878

Stay until 8/29/2017 pending reconsideration of the 8/29/2016 final standards of performance for municipal solid waste landfills and emission guidelines and compliance times for municipal solid waste landfills.