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Industry Backs EPA Bid To Dismiss Environmentalists’ RMP Delay Case

December 26, 2017
Chemical and other industry groups are backing EPA’s claims that environmentalists lack standing to challenge the Trump administration's nearly two-year delay of an Obama-era facility accident prevention rule, arguing there is no injury to the plaintiffs because the delay effects one aspect of the rule that overlaps with existing regulations. In a Dec. 22 filing in the case , Air Alliance Houston, et al., v. EPA and E. Scott Pruitt , petrochemical industry groups argue that EPA's June 14 delay...


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