EPA to start phased implementation of construction-site guidelines

A new construction-site rule issued by the Environmental Protection Agency will establish minimum national standards aimed at minimizing sediment discharges from such sites and improve water quality across the U.S. The rule, which will be implemented in phases over four years, will require construction-site owners to use best-management practices to prevent water pollution and to comply with federal regulations on stormwater discharges.

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