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Wash. senators praise EPA move on Pebble mine

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington’s U.S. senators are praising a decision by the Environmental Protection Agency for starting a process that could potentially restrict the development of proposed gold-and-copper mine in southwest Alaska…. …read more

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EPA Starts Process That Could Restrict Pebble Mine

EPA begins process that could restrict, prohibit development of proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska

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EPA Shifts Greenhouse Gas Permitting to Texas

Texas to take over greenhouse gas permitting from EPA after long, bitter battle with feds

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Group announces intent to sue EPA over particulate

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An environmental group has given formal notice it intends to sue the federal government over the failure to enforce laws on particulate pollution in Alaska, Washington, Iowa and Puerto Rico…. …read more

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EPA Probe Demands More Water Testing in Texas

EPA investigation: Emergency order on Texas water contamination justified, more testing needed

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Changes proposed to statewide air plan; comments wanted

 

This SIP update will:

 

  • Replace the old rule language with current language.
  • Include new sections.
  • Remove outdated requirements.
  • Update references to federal requirements.
  • Renumber sections of the rule.

 

You can review the proposed plan and related documents on Ecology’s website.

 

Ecology is seeking public comments on the proposed plan changes from Friday, Aug. 9, through Sept. 20, 2013. You are also invited to comment on the plan during a public hearing at 6 p.m. Sept. 11 at Ecology headquarters, 300 Desmond Drive SE, Lacey.

 

Here is how you can submit written comments:

 

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