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EPA Issues Producers' Compliance Guide For Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations

January 08, 2004

EPA Issues Producers' Compliance Guide For Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations

EPA has published a guide to help producers comply with the revised Clean Water Act regulations for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs). The guide provides the following information to producers in a plain English format:

  • Background information on EPA's program for regulating CAFOs
  • How to determine if a facility is affected by these regulations
  • How to apply for a permit
  • What requirements a permit would contain
  • What is the compliance assurance process
  • Contact information for each States' NPDES program
For more information, visit www.epa.gov/npdes/caforule.

 

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