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Remand of Halogenated Solvent Cleaning Final Residual Risk Rule

a.k.a. NESHAP RTR for Halogenated Solvent Cleaning (subpart T) -- Remand

RIN: 2060-AP07 (What's this?)

Docket No.: EPA-HQ-OAR-2002-0009 (What's this?)

Current Phase: Proposal (What's this?)

EPA promulgated technology-based emission standards for this source category in 1992 under Section 112(d) of the Clean Air Act. These standards are codified at 40 CFR Part 63, Subpart T. On May 3, 2007, EPA also promulgated amendments to the NESHAP standards as required by Sections 112(f) and 112(d)(6) of the Clean Air Act.

Petitions have been filed requesting EPA to reconsider its emission standards under the May 3, 2007, final rule. EPA issued a proposed reconsideration rule on October 20, 2008. In November 2009, EPA was granted a remand of this rule.

NPRM: Sent to OMB for Regulatory Review08/27/2008
NPRM: Received by OMB08/27/2008
NPRM: Regulatory Review Concluded10/02/2008
NPRM: Comment Period Open10/20/2008
NPRM: Published in FR10/20/2008
NPRM: Comment Period Extension Published in FR12/03/2008
NPRM: Comment Period Closed12/04/2008
NPRM: Comment Period Closed with Extension02/04/2009
Final Rule: Published in FR00/0000 (projected)

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Citations & Authorities

Federal Register Citations

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Citation
40 CFR 63

Legal Authority
42 USC 7412


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