CC-11-004: EPA Call for Information – Confidential Business Information under the Mandatory GHG Reporting Rule

The FY2008 Consolidated Appropriations Act required EPA to propose a rule mandating reporting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the US. On October 30, 2009, the rule appeared in the Federal Register. On December 27, 2010, a call for information and public comment was published in the Federal Register in which EPA solicited information pertaining to reporting of inputs to emissions equations under the GHG reporting rule that may be considered confidential business information (CBI).