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Environmental Justice in CAA Permitting in Region 7

When EPA undertakes a permitting action under the Clean Air Act we will consider the needs of minority populations, low-income populations and indigenous peoples — those most impacted by environmental and public-health concerns — and provide opportunity for these populations to have a voice in shaping EPA’s final permitting action.

What is Environmental Justice?

Working with Communities

Guiding Principles

Environmental Justice Screening and Mapping Tool