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EPA/OAR RIN: 2060-AU60 Publication ID: Spring 2020 
Title: Standards of Performance for New Stationary Sources and Emission Guidelines for Existing Sources: Other Solid Waste Incineration Units Review 
Abstract:

EPA promulgated emissions standards for Other Solid Waste Incineration (OSWI) units on December 16, 2005. Units covered under this rule include certain very small municipal waste combustion and institutional waste incineration units. On September 14, 2018, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ordered EPA to "review and revise" the OSWI standards and guidelines and publish a notice of proposed rulemaking by August 31, 2020, and promulgate a final rule by May 31, 2021. EPA is proposing this action, in light of the statutory requirements under Clean Air Act section 129(a)(5) and the case law relevant to those requirements, to review and revise the OSWI standards and guidelines.

 
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Deregulatory 
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 60   
Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 7401 et seq., Clean Air Act   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Judicial  16-cv-02461-TJK, 9/14/18, Sierra Club v. Andrew Wheeler.  05/31/2021 
NPRM  Judicial  16-cv-02461-TJK, 9/14/18, Sierra Club v. Andrew Wheeler. Publication of proposal by 8/31/20.  08/31/2020 
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  08/00/2020 
Final Rule  06/00/2021 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: Federal, State, Tribal 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Nabanita Modak
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Air and Radiation
E143-05,
Research Triangle Park, NC 27711
Phone:919 541-5572
Email: modak.nabanita@epa.gov

Steve Fruh
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Air and Radiation
109 T.W. Alexander Drive, Mail Code E143-05,
Research Triangle Park, NC 27711
Phone:919 541-2837
Email: fruh.steve@epa.gov