Category Archives: EPA Regulations

Latest news and information directly from the EPA related to new or updated regulations.

United States Settles With Southeastern Grocers To Reduce Ozone-Depleting Emissions at Grocery Stores in the Southeastern States

News Releases from Headquarters 08/23/2019 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (August 23, 2019)— Southeastern Grocers Inc. and its subsidiaries BI-LO LLC and Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. (together, “SEG”), owners and operators of regional grocery store chains BI-LO LLC, Winn-Dixie Stores Inc., Fresco y Más and Harveys Supermarket, have agreed to reduce emissions of potent ozone depleting gases from…
Read more

EPA Role in American Electric Power Consent Decree

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA)07/18/2019Contact Information: WASHINGTON - EPA supports power generation from all sources of energy, in compliance with the Clean Air Act. On July 17, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio approved a modification to a 2007 consent decree among American Electric Power (AEP), the State of…
Read more

EPA Announces Policy to Enhance Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Partnerships with States

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA)07/11/2019Contact Information: WASHINGTON (July 11, 2019) — EPA announced today a final policy to enhance effective partnerships with states in civil enforcement and compliance assurance work.  Articulated in a memorandum from EPA’s Assistant Administrator for Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Susan Bodine, the final policy describes procedures and practices for…
Read more