Environmental Protection Agency October 29, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Revisions to the California State Implementation Plan, Ventura County Air Pollution Control District
Document Number: 2014-25742
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-10-29
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to approve a State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision submitted by California for the Ventura County Air Pollution Control District (VCAPCD or ``the District'') portion of the California SIP. The submitted SIP revision contains the District's demonstration regarding Reasonably Available Control Technology (RACT) requirements for the 2008 8-hour ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). We are proposing to approve the submitted SIP revision under the Clean Air Act as amended in 1990 (CAA or the Act). We are taking comments on this proposal and plan to follow with a final action.
Prallethrin; Pesticide Tolerances
Document Number: 2014-25732
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-10-29
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation establishes tolerances for residues of the insecticide prallethrin, including its metabolites and degradates, in or on all food commodities from use of prallethrin in food handling establishments where food and food products are held, processed, prepared and/or served, or as a wide-area mosquito adulticide at 1.0 part per million (ppm). McLaughlin Gormley King Company requested these tolerances under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).
Paraquat Dichloride; Pesticide Tolerance
Document Number: 2014-25592
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-10-29
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation establishes a tolerance for residues of paraquat dichloride in or on the tuberous and corm vegetables subgroup 1C. Interregional Research Project Number 4 (IR-4) requested this tolerance under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).