Bush Taps Acting Administrator to Be Permanent EPA Chief
- Arsenic rule watered down? Mader, Robert P. // Contractor Magazine;Apr2001, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p1
Reports on the decision of United States (U.S.) President George W. Bush to delay the rules that would lower the acceptable level of arsenic in drinking water. Plans of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to seek independent review of the rules; Health risks of levels of arsenic in water;...
- Statement on Environmental Protection Agency Action on Lead Poisoning. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;4/23/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p622
Presents the text of a statement given by United States (U.S.) President George W. Bush on April 17, 2001, which deal with the action of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on lead poisoning.
- Dioxin Danger Passed From Father To Son. Raffensperger, Carolyn // Environmental Forum;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p16
Explains that U.S. President George W. Bush will have to deal with the environmental impact of dioxin, a toxic chemical, which he inherited as a challenge from his predecessors. Discussion on dioxin's toxicity; Actions taken by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to address the problem.
- 'A Little Bitterness There' Clift, Eleanor; Rogers, Adam // Newsweek;3/25/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 12, p8
Focuses on comments made by Environmental Protection Agency Director Christie Todd Whitman. Relationship with the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush; Denial by Whitman that she is interested in entering the New Jersey Senate race; Thoughts on her decisions regarding the environment.
- Congress Compromises on Funding for Environmental Enforcement. Franz, Nell // Chemical Week;11/14/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 42, p12
Reports that the United States Congress has agreed to provide funds for the Environmental Protection Agency. Reason for the opposition toward the budget proposal of President George W. Bush.
- Bush, Congress Stall Release of Dioxin Report. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;5/8/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 19, p37
Deals with the efforts of the U.S. Congress and President George W. Bush to delay the release of a report by the Environmental Protection Agency on the toxicity of dioxin. Information on dioxin as a carcinogen; Ways in which humans are exposed to dioxin; Comparison of data from the report with...
- ACC Details Benefits of NSR Reform; Critics to Sue. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;6/26/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 26, p42
Discusses issues related to the plans of U.S. President George W. Bush to restructure the Environmental Protection Agency's New Source Review program. Significance to the Associated Chemical Cos. (ACC); Reaction of environmental groups to Bush's policy; Terms of the reform; Views from the ACC...
- EPA Defends Bush's Clear Skies Initiative. // Chemical Market Reporter;4/15/2002, Vol. 261 Issue 15, p13
Reports on the move of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to defend the Clear Skies initiative of U.S. President George W. Bush. White paper released by the EPA on its Web site; Pollutant reduction under the initiative; Arguments of EPA on the emission reductions under...
- Progress on brownfields restoration. Bartsch, Charles // Issues in Science & Technology;Summer2002, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p24
Deals with the effort of U.S. President George W. Bush to restore brownfields. Enactment of Brownfield Revitalization and Environmental Restoration Act in January 2002; Significance of the law to the brownfield program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.