EPA Office of Water News, May 23

Published Sunday, May 26, 2019
 
Here are the week's press releases from EPA's Office of Water.
 
 
May 23rd 2019 by Headquarters, Water (OW)
WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a notice of proposed rulemaking that seeks public input on a range of options regarding the regulation of perchlorate in public drinking water systems.
 
May 23rd 2019 by EPA Regions
As the nation heads into the summer beach season, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has begun awarding up to $9.24 million across 39 states, territories and tribes to develop and implement beach monitoring and notification programs.
 
May 22nd 2019 by Headquarters, Water (OW)
WASHINGTON —Today, as part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s efforts to better protect Americans’ health when they swim or play near the water this summer, EPA is issuing new recommendations for water quality criteria and swimming advisory values for two cyanotoxins.
 
May 22nd 2019 by Headquarters, Office of the Administrator (AO)
WASHINGTON (May 23, 2019) - Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), along with the rest of the federal government, released the Spring 2019 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions, which provides updates to the public about regulatory activity.