Regulating Coal Ash as a Hazardous Waste Could Reduce the Stimulus Impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Ranking members of the Oversight and Government Reform and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees, are writing the Department of Transportation, to draw their attention to the negative effects of EPA's proposed decision to regulate coal ash as a hazardous waste.  Members of congress are concerned that designating coal ash, a CCB frequently used in highway construction, as a hazardous waste could reduce the stimulus impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Please read the full letter to the Department of Transportation below.