EPA Seeks Comment on Preliminary 2016 Effluent Guidelines Program Plan
Section 304(m) of the Clean Water Act (CWA) requires EPA to biennially publish a plan for new and revised effluent limitations guidelines, after public review and comment. EPA's Preliminary 2016 Plan identifies any new or existing industrial categories selected for effluent guidelines or pretreatment standards and provides a schedule for their development. EPA must receive any comments on its Preliminary Plan on or before July 27, 2016.
Click here for EPA's Preliminary Plan and for more information about commenting.