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These tentative conclusions are contained in a new draft "Integrated Science Assessment" of the pollutant. Collecting the science is part of the process the EPA goes through as it reviews whether national health standards are adequate. The study is available for download here 1.usa.gov/1aVA3n5
Thursday, November 14, 2013
There's a lot of work yet to be done, but it's worth a moment or two to look back at the law's many achievements, including cleaner air, better health, and economic growth. (Sometimes we forget that many businesses prosper with the cleanup.)
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The Clean Air Act is the law that defines EPA's responsibilities for protecting and improving the nation's air quality and the stratospheric ozone layer. The last major change in the law, the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, was enacted by Congress in 1990. Legislation passed since then has made several minor changes.