The EPA proposed this regulation on January 16, 2002, at 67 FR 2159. The proposal announced the opportunity for written public comment until March 18, 2002. The proposal also provided notice of a public hearing which was held on February 15, 2002 in the Washington, DC area. Complete transcripts of the public hearing and the full text of each comment letter may be found in Docket No. A-2001-25. All data and information relied upon by EPA in developing the regulation also may be found in Docket No. A-2001-25. This docket is available for public inspection and copying between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding government holidays, at Room M-1500, Waterside Mall, 401 M Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. This document summarizes the written and oral comments submitted at the public hearing on February 15, 2002, as well as any comments received during the public comment period, and records EPA's responses to those comments. The reader should note that many of the most significant comments are also addressed in the preamble for the final rule and the responses in this document cross-reference the corresponding discussion in the preamble where appropriate. The responses presented in this document are intended (1) to augment the responses to comments that appear in the preamble to the final rule, or (2) to address comments not discussed in the preamble to the final rule.
"EPA420-R-02-020." "August 2002." Includes bibliographical references. Description based on online resource, PDF version; title from title page (EPA, viewed June 21, 2019).