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ARA Sent Comments to EPA on Clopyralid Proposed Interim Registration Decision

Aug 05, 2020

ARA sent comments to EPA on proposed interim registration decision for clopyralid because ag retaliers and farmer customers rely on it to control broadleaf weeds.

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ARA Sent Comments to EPA on Regulations that Improve Process, Transparency

Jun 22, 2020

ARA submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in support of proposed regulations intended to increase transparency and improve the process to manage guidance documents.

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ARA Sent Comments to EPA on Neonic Products

Apr 27, 2020

ARA sent comments to EPA regarding the Proposed Interim Decisions recently released for neonicotinoid (neonic) products.

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ARA and TFI Sent Comments to OMB Recommending New NAICS Category

Apr 24, 2020

ARA & TFI sent comments to the Office of Management and Budget recommending a new category be added to the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) to better define agricultural retailer operations.

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ARA Joins Coalition in Sending Comments to CEQ on NEPA Proposed Rule

Mar 10, 2020

ARA joins a coalition in sending comments in support of the Council on Environmental Quality's (CEQ) proposed rule to modernize the implementation of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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ARA Sent Comments to FAA on Proposed Rulemaking on Remote Identification of Drones

Mar 02, 2020

ARA sent comments to the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) on its proposed rulemaking on the remote identification of drones.

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ARA Sent Comments to Maine Legislators Opposing Pesticide Proposal

Feb 26, 2020

ARA sent comments to Maine legislators opposing a pesticide proposal as it would create unnecessary annual reporting requirements & limit insecticides.

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ARA Signed WAC Comments to EPA on Proposed Rule Defining Scope of Federal Regulations

Jan 17, 2020

ARA signed Water Advocacy Coalition (WAC) comments to EPA Science Advisory Board on the proposed rule defining the scope of waters federally regulated under the Clean Water Act.

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Chemical Safety Board Comments

ARA Sends Comments to CSB on Accidental Release Reporting Proposed Rule

Jan 13, 2020

ARA sent comments to the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) related to its proposed "Accidental Release Reporting" rule. ARA's comments recommend the CSB should rely on existing reporting systems such as the National Response Center to meet reporting obligations to avoid any new duplicate requirements for covered facilities.

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ARA Sends Comments to EPA on Water Quality Trading

Dec 19, 2019

ARA sent comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) addressing "baseline" issues in watersheds with EPA-approved total maximum daily loads (TDMLs), where policy makers seek to pursue water quality trading as a regulatory option for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System.

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