Secondary lead smelters; Quality (ICS code(s): 03.120); Environmental protection (ICS code(s): 13.020); Air quality (ICS code(s): 13.040); Lead, zinc, tin and their alloys (ICS code(s): 77.120.60); Equipment for the metallurgical industry (ICS code(s): 77.180)
New Source Performance Standards Review for Secondary Lead Smelters
On 1 December 2022, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a rule titled "New Source Performance Standards Review for Secondary Lead Smelters." The EPA is extending the comment period on this proposed rule that currently closes on 17 January 2023, by 15 days. The comment period will now remain open until 1 February 2023, to allow additional time for stakeholders and Tribal Nations to review and comment on the proposal.
DATES: The public comment period for the proposed rule published in the Federal Register (FR) on 1 December 2022 (87 FR 73708), originally ending 17 January 2023, is being extended by 15 days. Written comments must be received on or before 1 February 2023.