"… e of this product,” Palmer said. …"
"… the country, allows the state to publish a list of potentially threatening chemicals — and then, by next April, target up to five priority products containin …"
"… n California will have to launch detailed assessments to see whether safer chemicals are available and, if so, alter their products. The goal: To remove toxic …"
"… are available and, if so, alter their products. The goal: To remove toxic chemicals from commerce and prompt industry to provide safe alternatives. “We’r …"
"… to smother toxics reform bills filed in states fed up with logjams at the Environmental Protection Agency. Connecticut is just one snapshot of a larger picture …"
"… rk,” said Steve Lester, science director for the Center for Health, Environment & Justice, a nonprofit headquartered in Falls Church, Va., and founded …"
"… dding of an ACC lobbyist. In Maine, the commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection, Patricia Aho, was an ACC lobbyist before taking office in 20 …"
"… ildren's Products Are Free of Cadmium An Act To Provide the Department of Environmental Protection with Regulatory Flexibility Regarding the Listing of Priority …"
"… leaves too many gaps in protecting the public,” Daniel Rosenberg, a senior attorney with the group, said in a statement May 24. Rosenberg said it lacks statut …"
"… to shake the community. In 1980, the EPA issued a study showing that the chemicals in question could trigger genetic damage for future generations. In other …"
"… try has participated in this in a positive way.” …"
"… lax Clean Air Act enforcement.In Tonawanda, N.Y., a small town outside of Buffalo, citizens used buckets and hand-held vacuums to test the air after dozens …"
"… k assigned by Congress in the 1990 amendments to the Clean Air Act — the Environmental Protection Agency has been “grossly delinquent,” a federal judge wrote in 2006.Some of t …"
"… Burnett said.In 2008, for example, the Office of Inspector General for the Tennessee Valley Authority, a federally owned electric utility, documented a history …"
"… false material statements after investigators said a company manager at a Tennessee plant created false logs detailing how the company was operating air pollu …"
"… on for a Clean Air Act violation: faking vehicle emissions test results.In Tennessee, Heraeus’ precious-metal reclamation facility stands within two miles of …"
"… than a mile from a state park,” said Sandra Goss, executive director of Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning. “They have all this delightful, beauti …"
"… e who did respond seemed puzzled by their plants’ inclusion. Bill Day, a spokesman for Valero Energy Corp., which had seven sites on the September list, wrot …"
"… orking on them and pursuing a remedy to the concern,” said Brad Frost, a spokesman for the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Illinois had 37 faciliti …"
"… fender. While the EPA’s own documents describe the list that way, agency spokesman Larry Jackson said in an email that facilities may appear on the list for …"
"… s of pollution from the air and water every year.” In the past 12 years, spokesman Jackson said, the EPA has reached court settlements with — or taken admi …"
"… sis of four datasets relating to sources of air pollution regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: the Clean Air Act watch list, the Air Facility System (AFS), the Toxics R …"
"… submitted to the EPA detailing potential effects of toxic chemicals.A 2009 Government Accountability Office report found that about 95 percent of the notices co …"
"… ont,” said Abraham, “will only encourage future violations.” …"
"… rity.org. You can also message us on Twitter or discuss the project on our Facebook page. We’re eager to hear what you turn up — full credit and links wil …"
"… s but aren’t allowed to make copies.Brian Turnbaugh, a policy analyst at advocacy group OMB Watch, said the current system doesn’t hide anything from terr …"
"… e environment in the United States in 2007, according to new data from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Toxics Release Inventory. That’s a five percent overall drop from th …"