Environmental Protection Agency March 28, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Mandipropamid; Pesticide Tolerances
Document Number: 2016-06948
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-28
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This regulation increases existing tolerances for residues of mandipropamid in or on potato, wet peel, and the vegetable, tuberous and corm subgroup 1C. Syngenta Crop Protection requested these tolerances under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).
Revisions to Ambient Monitoring Quality Assurance and Other Requirements
Document Number: 2016-06226
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-28
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
This action promulgates revisions to ambient air monitoring requirements for criteria pollutants. These revisions include adding and harmonizing definitions; clarifying annual monitoring network plan public notice requirements; revising network design requirements; system modifications and operating schedules; clarifying data certification, data submittal and archiving procedures; reorganizing and clarifying quality assurance requirements; and revising certain network design criteria for non-source oriented lead monitoring. These revisions also address other issues in the Ambient Air Quality Surveillance Requirements, to help reduce the compliance burden of monitoring agencies operating ambient monitoring networks.