The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program implements section 612 of the amended Clean Air Act of 1990, which requires EPA to evaluate substitutes for the ozone-depleting substances to reduce overall risk to human health and the environment.
The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has drafted the 2016 Air Quality Management Plan – a regional blueprint for achieving federal air quality standards primarily through reductions in nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions across the greater Los Angeles area.
On December 29, the Department of Energy (DOE) released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) that proposes to require importers of a variety of products and equipment to provide the DOE a certificate of admissibility for each shipment of covered products or equipment before their arrival at a U.S. port of entry.
The transportation industry has undergone tremendous change in the past few years. New regulations have reduced the number of hours qualified drivers can operate and tightened driver qualifications – which reduced the number of qualified drivers.