TITLE

Congress Voices Opposition to TMDL Rule

PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
WaterWorld;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the United States (U.S.) Congress' opposition to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's pending total daily maximum load rule. Implementation of Section 303 of the Clean Water Act; Need for states to identify and list bodies of water not meeting certain standards; Enhancement of energy efficiency of residential clothes washers.
ACCESSION #
3401546

 

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