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Agency URL: http://www.epa.gov/

The Environmental Protection Agency protects human health and safeguards the natural environment.

The Environmental Protection Agency was established in the executive branch as an independent agency pursuant to Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1970 (5 U.S.C. app.), effective December 2, 1970. It was created to permit coordinated and effective governmental action on behalf of the environment. The Agency is designed to serve as the public's advocate for a livable environment.

This agency has published 42,336 articles since 1994.

Public Inspection Documents Pending Publication

Most Recent Significant Regulations

Listing Of All Recent Articles

April 2014

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Comment PeriodClosing Soon

Agricultural Worker Protection Standard Revisions:

06/17/2014

Air Quality State Implementation Plans: Approval and Promulgations:

Air Quality State Implementation Plans; Approvals and Promulgation

Air Quality State Implementation Plans; Approvals and Promulgations:

04/24/2014
04/25/2014
04/28/2014
04/30/2014
05/01/2014
05/07/2014
05/12/2014
05/15/2014
05/16/2014
05/19/2014

Applications; Permits:

Clean Water Act; Definitions:

Designated Facilities and Pollutants State Implementation Plans; Approvals and Promulgations:

Draft Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessments; Availability:

Formaldehyde Emissions Standards for Composite Wood Products:

05/08/2014

Hazardous Waste Management and the Retail Sector:

Public Water System Supervision Program Revision:

05/19/2014

Registration Reviews:

Underground Storage Tank Program:

Water Quality Standards:

Comment PeriodOpening

Access to Confidential Business Information:

Acquisition Regulations:

Draft Integrated Review Plans:

Protection of Stratospheric Ozone:

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