State Rules

December 2010
Pollution Engineering;Dec2010, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p66
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The article discusses several state rules in the U.S. It says that the proposed amendment on watersupply regulation in Alabama addresses the new groundwater facilities' physical requirements. It adds that Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed two bills for the mercury management in thermostats and vehicles. It mentions that an operating permit from federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was issued to Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Facility in Virginia that limits nitrogen waste.


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