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EPA Plan Exempts Factory Farms from Pollution Rules

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EPA Plan Exempts Factory Farms from Pollution Rules

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EPA Plan Exempts Factory Farms from Pollution Rules

EPA Plan Exempts Factory Farms from Pollution Rules

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The Environmental Protection Agency has offered the nation's factory farms a four-year immunity from air pollution laws if they agree to participate in the agency's study of the farms' airborne emissions. Activist groups are calling the plan a delaying tactic.