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EPA Issues Updated, Achievable Air Pollution Standards for Oil and Natural Gas
Description: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized standards to reduce harmful air pollution associated with oil and natural gas production. The final standards reduce implementation costs while also ensuring they are achievable and can be met by relying on proven, cost-effective technologies as well as processes already in use at approximately half of the fractured natural gas wells in the United States. [Source: EPA]
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Source: EPA
Publish Date: 4/18/2012
Reading Level: Basic
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