Group: EPA Has Failed To Develop Perchlorate Guidelines For Drinking Water
(October 13, 2016, 11:38 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — An environmental group on Oct. 12 filed a brief in New York federal court seeking a summary judgment ruling against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for allegedly missing a deadline to propose final regulations for perchlorate in drinking water pursuant to Congress’ instructions in the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) (Natural Resources Defense Council Inc. v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, No. 16-1251, S.D. N.Y.).
(Brief available. Document #15-161018-006B.)
On Feb. 18, the Natural Resources Defense Council Inc. (NRDC) sued the EPA...