Federal Regulatory Summary - October 2017

The following environmental regulatory actions were published in the U.S. Federal Register during October 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. 

10/4/2017  82FR46174

Notice of availability of supplemental information and request for comment on additional data related to the Renewable Fuel Standard Program and the standards for 2018 and biomass-based diesel volume for 2019.

10/11/2017  82FR47328

Final rule regarding the residual risk and technology review for the chemical recovery combustion sources at kraft, soda, sulfite, and stand-alone semichemical pulp mills regulated under the NESHAP.

10/16/2017  82FR48156

Final rule regarding the residual risk and technology review conducted for the manufacturing of nutritional yeast source category under the NESHAP.

10/16/2017  82FR48035

Proposal to repeal the Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units (EGUs), commonly referred to as the Clean Power Plan; comments due by 12/15/2017. 

10/18/2017  82FR48507

Notice of extension of the public comment period for draft documents related to the review of the NAAQS for sulfur dioxide until 11/17/2017. 

10/23/2017  82FR49020

Publication of the annual adjustment factors for excess emissions penalty under the Acid Rain Program.

10/24/2017  82FR49132

Withdrawal of the 7/27/2017 direct final rule regarding flame attenuation lines under the NESHAP for wool fiberglass manufacturing due to adverse comment.

10/25/2017  82FR49287

Direct final rule regarding revisions to the formaldehyde standards for composite wood products final rule published on 12/12/2016. Proposed rule published simultaneously.

10/26/2017  82FR49513

Final rule regarding the residual risk and technology review for the publicly owned treatment works (POTW) source category under the NESHAP.