EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Rule to Ban Ongoing Use of Chrysotile Asbestos

National Law Review

National – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on May 24, 2022, that it is extending the public comment period for the April 12, 2022, proposed rule that would prohibit ongoing uses of chrysotile asbestos to give stakeholders more time to review the proposed regulation and prepare comments. EPA is extending the comment period an additional 30 days, from June 13, 2022, to July 13, 2022. For the full text of the release, click here.