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Thursday, April 20, 2017
Based on a 9-month investigation that concluded in November 2016, EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) believes there is no way to determine if the EPA is addressing those leaking underground storage tanks (LUSTs) on Indian land that pose the highest risks to the environment and particularly to underground sources of drinking water.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Included among the 19 “independent” foundations, corporations, commissions, endowments, and institutes that would get zero funding under President Donald Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Blueprint (http://bit.ly/2nvjrBO) is the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB).
Thursday, April 6, 2017
There is broad disagreement among lawmakers, environmental and conservation groups, landowners, energy companies, and other stakeholders about whether the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) is either in desperate need of major amendments or is functioning exactly as Congress intended it to function.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
The EPA recently closed the comment period on proposed revisions to the National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan (National Contingency Plan or NCP).
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
In November 2016, the EPA proposed to deny petitions asking that the Agency change the definition of obligated party (or point of obligation) under the federal renewable fuel standard (RFS).
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