Clark Hill 2023 Automotive & Manufacturing Industry Outlook: Energy & Environment Update

EPA Proposing Stricter Regulation of Chlorinated Solvent Use - Manufacturers should be aware of the recent proposal by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to prohibit most industrial and commercial uses of perchloroethylene (“PCE”) as well as prohibit manufacturing, processing, and distribution of PCE for all consumer uses. Most of these uses would be phased out in two years, but the proposal calls for a 10-year phaseout for the use of PCE in dry cleaning, with compliance dates...
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