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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
Smog - Americans Breathe Dangerous Levels of Smog
More than half of the residents of 10 U.S. states are living in areas with dangerous levels of smog that routinely exceed EPA air quality standards. Smog, or ...
http://environment.about.com/od/pollution/a/smog_10_states.htm
EPA Regulations and Manufacturing - Logistics/Supply Chain
The manufacturing industry in the US has been affected by the new regulations that have been passed by a number of government agencies over the last thirty ...
http://logistics.about.com/od/legalandgovernment/a/Epa-Regulations-And-Manufacturing.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
US Environmental Protection Agency - EPA - energy industry - About ...
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
About the Environmental Protection Agency EPA - US Government
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
Federal Regulations - Laws Behind Acts of Congress
Federal regulations and the federal rulemaking process. ... Agencies, like the FDA, EPA, OSHA and at least 50 others, are called "regulatory" agencies, because ...
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
EPA Regulations Not Considering Jobs, Senator ... - US Government
Jan 22, 2014 ... Before it issues federal regulations, the EPA is required by law to consider how those regulations will impact jobs. But in too many cases, that's ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/b/2014/01/22/epa-regulations-not-considering-jobs-senator-says.htm
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