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EPA Poised to Regulate Nuclear Waste Disposal for a Million Years
A million years is pretty far beyond the usual scope of EPA regulations. "This will be the only rule that applies for such a long duration into the future," said ...
http://environment.about.com/od/nuclearenergywaste/a/nuclear_waste.htm
Lead Air Pollution - EPA May Abandon Health Standards for Lead ...
Dec 7, 2006 ... In a stunning display of convoluted logic, the EPA is contemplating dropping health standards that regulate lead air pollution and mandate ...
http://environment.about.com/od/pollution/a/lead_pollution.htm
The Obama Administration's CAFE Standards - Environmental Issues
May 19, 2009 ... Obama's CAFE standards require automakers to achieve a combined ... The Court ordered the EPA to re-evaluate its responsibility to regulate ...
http://environment.about.com/od/environmentallawpolicy/a/obama-sets-new-fuel-efficiency-standards.htm
EPA Regulations and Manufacturing - Logistics/Supply Chain
The cost of these EPA regulations on the US manufacturing industry is estimated to be $117 billion, while the cost the Department of Transport regulations is ...
http://logistics.about.com/od/legalandgovernment/a/Epa-Regulations-And-Manufacturing.htm
About the Environmental Protection Agency EPA - US Government Info
Since 1970, the Environmental Protection Agency has fulfilled that role, setting and enforcing standards to safeguard the land, air and water as well as protect ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/technologyandresearch/a/aboutepa.htm
New Regulations for Portable Fuel Containers
The EPA regulations are based on requirements started in Califormia by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in 2000 and updated in 2007. Since 2000 ...
http://lawncare.about.com/od/toolsofthetrade/a/PFC_regs.htm
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - EPA - energy industry ...
A brief description of how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ... To do that, EPA writes and enforces environmental regulations, sets national ...
http://energy.about.com/od/regagencies/g/U-S-Environmental-Protection-Agency-Epa.htm
Federal Regulations - Laws Behind Acts of Congress
Regulatory Federal Agencies Agencies, like the FDA, EPA, OSHA and at least 50 others, are called "regulatory" agencies, because they are empowered to ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/fedregulations.htm
Obama Kills New EPA Smog Standards - Pros and Cons
Sep 2, 2011 ... On September 2, 2011, President Obama killed proposed new national smog standards, overruling the EPA's plan to require states and regions ...
http://usliberals.about.com/od/environmentalconcerns/a/Obama-Kills-EPA-Smog-Standards-Pros-Cons.htm
Legal, Government and Regulations - Logistics/Supply Chain
The EPA has passed 972 new regulations since 1981 at an estimated cost of $117 billion. This article looks at some of the EPA regulations that affect the ...
http://logistics.about.com/od/legalandgovernment/
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