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Arkema Fire May Complicate Pruitt's RMP Redo But Few Expect Stricter Rule

October 31, 2017
An industry attorney is acknowledging that the industrial facility fire sparked by Hurricane Harvey flood waters may complicate the Trump administration's effort to revise an Obama-era rule updating the agency's risk management plan (RMP) accident prevention program with new requirements, as environmentalists have argued the fire backs the need for the Obama rule. “With this Arkema incident, if [EPA] opens the rule back up, they're now going to have to consider the impact of a catastrophic storm on RMPs,” the...

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