Environmental Protection Agency September 4, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Significant New Use Rule on Certain Chemical Substances; Withdrawal of Significant New Use Rules
Document Number: 2014-21091
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is withdrawing significant new use rules (SNURs) promulgated under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for chemical substances which were the subject of premanufacture notices (PMNs). EPA published these SNURs using direct final rulemaking procedures. EPA received notices of intent to submit adverse comments on these rules. Therefore, the Agency is withdrawing these SNURs, as required under the expedited SNUR rulemaking process. EPA intends to publish in the near future proposed SNURs for these six chemical substances under separate notice and comment procedures.
Notice of Public Meeting and Webinar: Distribution System Storage Facility Inspection and Cleaning
Document Number: 2014-21073
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water announces a public meeting and webinar on Distribution System Storage Facility Inspection and Cleaning. The purpose of the meeting and webinar is to gather input and information from the public and stakeholders on distribution system water storage facility inspection and cleaning and other risk management approaches to help maintain facility integrity and finished water quality. The presenters and panelists will provide background information concerning storage facility inspection and cleaning, existing state programs and available guidance documents. Opportunity for public comment will be provided as described in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; State of Missouri, Control of Gasoline Reid Vapor Pressure
Document Number: 2014-20915
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking direct final action to approve a revision to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) submitted by the State of Missouri and received by EPA on July 18, 2013, related to the Missouri rule that controls Gasoline Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) in the Kansas City metropolitan area. This action amends the SIP by updating no longer existing references to certain sampling procedures and test procedures.
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; State of Missouri, Control of Gasoline Reid Vapor Pressure
Document Number: 2014-20912
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-09-04
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposes to approve a revision to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) submitted by the State of Missouri and received by EPA on July 18, 2013, related to the Missouri rule that controls Gasoline Reid Vapor Pressure in the Kansas City metropolitan area. This action would amend the SIP by updating no longer existing references to certain sampling procedures and test procedures.