Environmental Protection Agency September 12, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

National Environmental Justice Advisory Council; Notification of Public Meeting and Public Comment
Document Number: 2014-21823
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 92-463, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hereby provides notice that the National Environmental Justice Advisory Council (NEJAC) will meet on the dates and times described below. All meetings are open to the public. Members of the public are encouraged to provide comments relevant to the specific issues being considered by the NEJAC. For additional information about registering for public comment, please see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. Due to limited space, seating at the NEJAC meeting will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
Cross-Media Electronic Reporting: Authorized Program Revision Approval, State of North Dakota
Document Number: 2014-21821
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces EPA's approval of the State of North Dakota's request to revise/modify certain of its EPA-authorized programs to allow electronic reporting.
National Environmental Justice Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-21817
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites nominations from a diverse range of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment to its National Environmental Justice Advisory Council (NEJAC). The NEJAC was chartered to provide advice regarding broad, crosscutting issues related to environmental justice. This notice solicits nominations to fill approximately eight (8) vacancies for terms through June 15, 2017. To maintain the representation outlined by the charter, nominees will be selected to represent: Academia (1 vacancies); grassroots community-based organizations (1 vacancy); non-governmental/environmental organizations (2 vacancies); State government agencies (1 vacancy); business and industry (1 vacancy) and indigenous community-based organizations (2 vacancies). Vacancies are anticipated to be filled by May 2015. Sources in addition to this Federal Register Notice also may be utilized in the solicitation of nominees.
Notice of Proposed Administrative Settlement Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
Document Number: 2014-21812
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
In accordance with section 122(i) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (``CERCLA''), 42 U.S.C. 9622(i), notice is hereby given of a proposed administrative settlement concerning the EXPLO Systems, Inc., Superfund Site, Camp Minden, Webster Parrish, Louisiana. The settlement requires the two (2) settling parties to pay a total of $111,800 as payment of past response costs to the Hazardous Substances Superfund. The settlement includes a covenant not to sue pursuant to section 107 of CERCLA, 42 U.S.C. 9607. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, the Agency will receive written comments relating to this notice and will receive written comments relating to the settlement. The Agency will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. The Agency's response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202-2733.
National Environmental Justice Advisory Council; Notice of Charter Renewal
Document Number: 2014-21810
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability
Document Number: 2014-21808
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Sulfentrazone; Pesticide Tolerances
Document Number: 2014-21807
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation establishes a tolerance for residues of sulfentrazone in or on apple. The Interregional Research Project Number 4 (IR-4) requested these tolerances under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; New York; Infrastructure SIP for the 2010 Nitrogen Dioxide Primary Standards
Document Number: 2014-21682
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-09-12
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is approving certain elements of New York's State Implementation Plan (SIP) revisions submitted to demonstrate that the State meets the requirements of section 110(a)(1) and (2) of the Clean Air Act (CAA) for the 2010 National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for nitrogen dioxide (NO2). Section 110(a) of the CAA requires that each state adopt and submit a SIP for the implementation, maintenance and enforcement of each NAAQS promulgated by the EPA and is commonly referred to as an infrastructure SIP.