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March 21, 2023

EPA Seeks New Input On Two-Year Deadline For Chlor-Alkali Asbestos Ban

March 16, 2023 at 4:40 PM
EPA is opening a new public comment period for its proposed rule that would ban ongoing uses of chrysotile asbestos, saying industry and environmental groups have submitted a wave of new data on whether a two-year phase-out for chlor-alkali facilities is practicable and protective of workers, and asking stakeholders to weigh in on that evidence. The agency is set to publish a notice of availability in the March 17 Federal Register regarding “additional data” it received from stakeholders following...

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