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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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"… ronmental contaminants.” Since the act’s passage, they noted, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had required testing of less than 1 percent of the che …"

"… ct of negotiations that began in 2013, has been praised by groups like the Environmental Defense Fund, but is far from perfect. It would prohibit states like Cal …"

"… ld be funded by $25 million a year in fees from the chemical industry. The Environmental Working Group, a research and advocacy organization, calls that figure i …"

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"… ourt's ruling. …"

"… Brent Newell, legal director for the Center on Race, Poverty and the Environment, one of three groups that filed the complaint, said he “respectfully dis …"

"… nia Department of Pesticide Regulation sat dormant for more than a decade. Environmental advocates decried the settlement reached in 2011, saying it offered inad …"

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"… xt 25 years. David Trimble, who directs the GAO’s Natural Resources and Environment Division, remarked that the government faces challenges in its contracting …"

"… d tackling it more systematically, he said. This year, the budget for the Environmental Management component of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NN …"

"… 17 seeks $6.1 billion — a 1.6 percent reduction from the current level. Environmental Management oversees projects that include the stabilization and disposal …"

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By Jim Morris

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"… t bodies. Air pollution, the hired guns say, really isn’t the killer the Environmental Protection Agency makes it out to be. Tainted science affects us all. I …"

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"… d. A Center for Public Integrity investigation last year examined how the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Civil Rights handles discrimination comp …"

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"… ironmental justice in the United States: Did Gov. Rick Snyder and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency play down the risks of a money-driven switch from lake …"

"… That’s a question the Center for Public Integrity posed last year in “Environmental Justice, Denied,” an investigative series done in conjunction with NBC …"

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"… t, Michigan. It applied for an air permit with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, seeking to build a “mini-mill” abutting the city’s northe …"

"… ompted angry residents to file a complaint against the state with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Civil Rights. The case led to the office …"

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