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The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday took a middle ground approach in proposing a lower standard for smog-forming ozone.
The proposal of 65-to-70 parts per billion would, if finalized, replace a 75 parts per billion standard put into place in 2008. EPA said it would also take comment on leaving the current standard untouched, as well as a lower standard of 60 parts per billion.
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