The EPA anticipates awarding four to nine grants ‒ made possible by the Inflation Reduction Act ‒ to eligible applicants, with a February 16, 2024 submission deadline.
Kwik Trip’s La Crosse, Wisconsin, store was recognized as the first convenience store to receive a GreenChill Certification, while ALDI US was honored for having certified 628 stores.
Managing the existing HFC bank is the latest proposed AIM Act regulation following HFC phase down and technology transition rules.
HFC allowances for production and import in 2024 will be delivered by September 29.
The piecemeal approach to regulating PFAS does not prevent ongoing pollution by many chemicals, noted Robert Sussman.
But PEER is continuing its lawsuit to determine why EPA used that PFAS definition.
Stakeholders can provide feedback on the bill through July 3.
Panelists will discuss EPA’s narrow definition of PFAS, which excludes refrigerants and their TFA atmospheric degradation product.