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New EPA air emissions reporting requirements start Nov. 15

Originally published by Michigan Farm News on November 9, 2017; republished with permission

Beginning Nov. 15, many livestock farms releasing hazardous substances to the air from animal waste are required to begin reporting air emissions.

In 2008, the EPA finalized a rule exempting almost all livestock farms from reporting requirements. The EPA based this rule on its determination that the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know... Read more on JD Supra