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EPA Seeking Additional Input for Potential Revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule

EPA Seeking Additional Input for Potential Revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule

On December 14th, EPA released an Agency letter providing some details on the start of a new process to provide...

EPA Publishes Fall Regulatory Agenda

EPA Publishes Fall Regulatory Agenda

This week, the administration published the semiannual regulatory agenda which covers regulatory actions either recently completed, planned, or in process for...

Senate Confirms Ross as New AA for Water

Senate Confirms Ross as New AA for Water

On Thursday afternoon, the Senate confirmed David Ross to be EPA’s Assistant Administrator for Water.  Ross had previously served as...

President Signs Legislation Establishing Nationwide PFAS Drinking Water Contamination Study

President Signs Legislation Establishing Nationwide PFAS Drinking Water Contamination Study

On December 12th, the President signed H.R. 2810, the “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018” into law that...

Michigan Creates PFAS Response Team and Sends Letter to EPA Asking for Help

Michigan Creates PFAS Response Team and Sends Letter to EPA Asking for Help

Michigan has a widespread problem with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) contamination. To address it, Governor Rick Snyder has signed...

The CROmibus Makes a Comeback

The CROmibus Makes a Comeback

This article updates the December 13 “Cliffhanger” information on FY 18 Appropriations. Last night, the House Appropriations Committee shared information...

New EPA HABs Incident Action Checklist

New EPA HABs Incident Action Checklist

EPA’s Water Security Division has published its newest Incident Action Checklist on Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs). This checklist provides information...

Another Funding Cliffhanger in the Making

Another Funding Cliffhanger in the Making

  December 22 is the expiration date for the latest Continuing Resolution (CR) to keep the government afloat.  House and...

NDWAC Meets

NDWAC Meets

The National Drinking Water Advisory Council (NDWAC), met last week for their annual face to face meeting.  They heard from representatives...

ASDWA Submits Regulatory Review Comments

ASDWA Submits Regulatory Review Comments

ASDWA submitted regulatory review comments to EPA on Monday, June 15th that detailed some potential regulatory revisions to consider at...

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