New EPA rules could cut EtO emissions by 80% in South Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 11, 2023 8:06 PM CT | Published: April 11, 2023 3:07 PM CT

However, it could take years for the proposed regulations, which would govern emissions of a cancer-causing chemical, to be finalized and enforced. 


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Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer is a Report for America corps member covering environmental impacts on communities of color in Memphis. She is working in partnership with the Ag & Water Desk, a sustainable reporting network aimed at telling water and agriculture stories across the Mississippi River Basin.


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