TITLE

EPA Responds to Coal Ash Release

AUTHOR(S)
Bergeson, Lynn L.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;May2009, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the efforts of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to prevent damages caused by coal ash after a coal ash spill at the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) Kingston Fossil Plant in Tennessee in 2008. It notes that the EPA intends to issue a rule outlining new regulations to assess the management of coal combustion residuals. It states that the EPA will gather information from electric utilities and develop additional regulatory measures to prevent future mishaps.
ACCESSION #
39343310

 

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