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"… e equivalent of about 4 million passenger vehicles driven for a year. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency data show that Miller has been one of the top three gr …"

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"… enses — have far exceeded its economic costs, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. By 2020, the EPA estimated in a peer-reviewed, congre …"

"… fair sanctions is our top legislative priority,” Sadredin told the House Environment Subcommittee on March 22. At the same hearing, Kurt Karperos, deputy exec …"

"… , Rosanna Esparza, an organizer with the Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment, last year installed monitors inside and outside 20 homes, including the R …"

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"… it later this year as part of an overall agreement with the state and the Environmental Protection Agency to push back completion of the site’s overall cleanu …"

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"… onment. This year’s judges were Rod Kuckro, a reporter for Energy & Environment Publishing; Ronnie Greene, Washington enterprise editor for Reuters; and T …"

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"… ion on land within 500 feet of freeways in 2003, with exceptions. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has warned school districts about traffic-pollution im …"

"… same is true of the respiratory health risks from bad air. On the EPA’s Environmental Justice Screening and Mapping Tool, that’s represented as a mass of or …"

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"… ,” said Frederica Perera, director of the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health at Columbia University. “Fine particles, ultrafine particles an …"

"… , if there’s a single employer involved. In Chicago, the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization has pressed a manufacturer to use newer, less-pollu …"

"… oby Wilson, an assistant professor with the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health at the University of Maryland. That’s particularly true of fin …"

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"… supposed to be protected as potential sources of drinking water. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency stepped in to oversee the cleanup. A year later, after …"

"… it harder for regular people to drive to work and drive home each day.” Environmental groups pushed back with their own ads, and President Obama championed th …"

"… vironmentalism is a white issue,” said Quentin Foster, of the California Environmental Justice Alliance. This time, instead of slamming critics as industry lac …"

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"… tor since 2014. …"

"… letter expressing “deep concern” that the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality discriminated against people of color by failing to adequately r …"

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"… ke arsenic and lead, to state regulators in 1998 and, eventually, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency got involved. But the EPA's attempts to regulate coal …"

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"… ore than three years after an official prompt from the President, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a long-awaited rule aimed at preventing …"

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"… nt Obama’s signature climate policy. The regulation, issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency last year, sets first-ever standards for curbing carbo …"

"… to the Clean Power Plan’s goal of a 32-percent carbon cut by 2030  Environmental advocates question just how quickly a Trump administration can deliver o …"

"… ture is murkier. In August, after state lawmakers banned the Department of Environmental Quality, or DEQ, from implementing the Clean Power Plan, Gov. McAuliffe …"

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"… result. That’s the conclusion reached by the Maryland Department of the Environment, which petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week to ma …"

"… d by the Maryland Department of the Environment, which petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week to make 19 coal-fired plants run their contr …"

"… ve not. The EPA said it is reviewing the petition. Indiana Department of Environmental Management spokeswoman Courtney Arango called the request “deficient …"

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"… End is less than a five-minute drive from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the chateau-style state Capitol, but people here …"

"… pledged to protect public health with the guarantee of safe air. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that reduced emissions associated with the l …"

"… ter Iwanowicz, a former DEC acting commissioner who now heads Albany-based Environmental Advocates of New York. Iwanowicz said overburdened regulators often los …"

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"… came from just 100 complexes out of more than 20,000 reporting to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. A third of the greenhouse-gas emissions reported by i …"

"… benzene. Mary B. Collins with the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry and two other researchers found similar disparities …"

"… s of pollen. Dr. Carrie A. Redlich, director of the Yale Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, suspects that’s almost always the case. Many physici …"

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"… eport released Friday, the commission zeroed in on what it called the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s lackluster compliance with both the Civil Rights A …"

"… ibits recipients of federal funding from acting in discriminatory ways “Environmental justice is an issue that, one would think, we would have made much more …"

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"… lumbia University. …"

"… enter staffers Ronnie Greene, Yue Qiu and Kristian Winfield. “Environmental Justice, Denied” has also garnered awards from the Radio Television Di …"

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"… ts may seek, according to David Trimble, director of Natural Resources and Environment at the GAO and Woodward’s boss. It would have been within the group’s …"

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"… t the dust to state regulators in 1998. More than a decade later, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency got involved and in 2014 finally acknowledged that the …"

"… mage that [regulated] disposal sites cause,” says Lisa Hallowell, of the Environmental Integrity Project, a nonprofit research and advocacy group based in Wash …"

"… g irony from the EPA rule,” Webster says. “It is a giant loophole.” Environmental advocates have begun pushing federal regulators to close it. Last Novemb …"

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"… elated complaints have been investigated by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s Oil and Gas Program. Officials found ties to the drilling …"

"… blic-records request by the Center for Public Integrity, the Department of Environmental Protection, or DEP, provided data on 1,840 complaints lodged since 2010. …"

"… an Environmental health scientist at the nonprofit Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project. “That's a pretty sobering message, and it's not one I …"

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"… e Center for Public Integrity). The group is among several suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to regulate drilling waste under a federal system that …"

"… and submit reports detailing any alarms to West Virginia’s Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Health and Human Resources within 24 hours. …"

"… such as radon. After the Center contacted the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection about inconsistent or missing information in the reports, off …"

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"… o law enforcement agencies at nearly three times the national rate, and “Environmental Justice, Denied,” which found that the Environmental Protection Agency …"

"… tional rate, and “Environmental Justice, Denied,” which found that the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Civil Rights had never made a formal fin …"

"… Reporting and PRX, and The California Report from KQED. “Environmental Justice, Denied,” was produced in partnership with NBC BLK by Center s …"

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