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CATF Testimony on Proposal to Eliminate the Direct Regulation of Methane from EPA’s New Source Performance Standards

Sarah SmithOn October 17, 2019, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held its only public hearing on Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s proposal to eliminate the direct regulation of methane from the EPA’s New Source Performance Standards. Sarah Smith, CATF Super Pollutants Program Director, was honored to testify against this proposal alongside more than 90 impacted community members and a wide range of partner groups including health professionals, tribal communities, faith leaders, farmers, and environmental organizations. The final tally included 98 speakers opposed to the rollback and three in support. 

Read CATF’s testimony here.