Tagged: U.s. Environmental Protection Agency

Glider Rule Recall Another Bad Idea

Glider Rule Recall Another Bad Idea

Transportation

Gliders were important to independent drivers or small companies because they cost $100,000 compared with $140,000 for a new tractor. Also, because it is a “used” tractor, there was no 12 percent federal excise tax imposed. read more >

EPA: Crittenden County Meets Ozone Standard

EPA: Crittenden County Meets Ozone Standard

Transportation

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it plans to approve a state request to designate Crittenden County in northeast Arkansas as having met the federal 2008 ozone standard. read more >

Court Gives EPA Deadline in Regional Haze Plan

Court Gives EPA Deadline in Regional Haze Plan

Legal

A U.S. District Court judge in Arkansas ruled Tuesday the Environmental Protection Agency has until Aug. 31 to approve a regional haze plan for Arkansas, which the Sierra Club said should have been done years ago. read more >