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13:30PM Jan 23, 2020

Ag Industry Thanks Trump Administration for WOTUS Replacement

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

The troubled 2015 WOTUS rule introduced by the Obama administration in 2015 to define which waters are regulated by the Clean Water Act was officially replaced today by the Navigable

12:35PM Jan 23, 2020

EPA Replaces WOTUS with Navigable Waters Protection Rule

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

The troubled 2015 WOTUS rule introduced by the Obama administration in 2015 to define which waters are regulated by the Clean Water Act was officially replaced today by the Navigable

RFS
10:41AM Dec 19, 2019

EPA Sticks To Controversial RFS Rule

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) made only minor tweaks to a proposed rule for the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS), drawing protests from a key senator and an array of biofuel

08:55AM Nov 27, 2019

EPA Releases Fall 2019 Unified Agenda & Regulatory Plan

ARA
AgWeb Contributor

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Fall 2019 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions and Regulatory Plan which provides updates to the public about regulatory activity.

09:19AM Nov 21, 2019

ARA Commends EPA's RMP Final Rule

ARA
AgWeb Contributor

“The data clearly shows a continuous reduction in accidents of regulated facilities. It is important for EPA to focus on compliance assistance efforts"

08:41AM Nov 14, 2019

ARA: Comment on Clean Water Act By November 18

ARA
AgWeb Contributor

ARA is reminding ag retailers they can submit comments on Water Quality Trading under the Clean Water Act up until Nov. 18.

10:03AM Nov 13, 2019

EPA Seeks Nominations to Serve on FRRCC

ARA
AgWeb Contributor

This committee provides independent policy advice, information and recommendations to the EPA Administrator on various environmental policies that are important to agriculture and rural communities.