U.S. EPA Public Hearing: Proposed Changes to the Coal Ash Regulations

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

300 Army Navy Drive

Arlington, VA 22202

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Public Hearing on the Proposed Changes to the Regulations for Coal Combustion Residuals: Enhancing Public Access to Information and Reconsideration of Beneficial Use Criteria and Piles

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EPA will use your registration information solely for this event. We will not share your information with any third party.

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If you require special accommodations, please let us know through the registration form by no later than 5 pm Eastern Time (ET) on September 26, 2019.

About this Proposal:

EPA is proposing to amend the regulations for coal combustion residuals, commonly known as coal ash, from electric utilities and independent power producers. The proposed changes include revising one of the criteria in the coal ash beneficial use definition and the requirements applicable to piles of coal ash as well as enhancing public access to information.

To learn more about the proposal, visit our rulemakings website.

About the Public Hearing:

In addition to accepting written comments, EPA is holding a public hearing on the proposal. The public hearing will begin at 9:00 am (ET) on October 2, 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Arlington, Virginia. The public hearing will consist of three sessions:

  • A morning session starting at 9:00 am and ending at noon.

  • An early afternoon session starting at 1:00 pm and ending at 4:00 pm.

  • An evening session beginning at 5:00 pm and ending at 8:00 pm.

Pre-register for this event using the Eventbrite registration form. Please register as a speaker if you would like to present testimony at the hearing and register as an observer if you plan on attending the hearing to just listen in. Pre-registering guarantees you a speaking slot and helps EPA facilitate hearing planning.

Please pre-register to speak at the public hearing no later than 5:00 pm (ET) on September 26, 2019. When registering, please indicate your preference for a time slot when filling out the form below. EPA will accommodate time slot requests on a first-come, first-serve basis.

If you plan on coming to the public hearing only to submit written comments on the proposal, please pre-register as an observer.

Additional instructions for participation will be sent by email following pre-registration. Please check your spam folder for communications from Eventbrite as sometimes emails from this system end up there.

For more information about this public hearing, visit our public hearing website.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

300 Army Navy Drive

Arlington, VA 22202

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