US critic hits out at European policy
- New EPA regulations will kill jobs. Hutchison, Kay Bailey // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);1/13/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p2
In this article, the author discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) regulation plan especially on regulating refinery greenhouse gases in which she said that it would have a devastating economic consequences and could jeopardize American jobs.
- The Challenges, Potentials, and Experts' Opinions on Developing a Malaysian Garden Identity. Tahir, Osman Mohd; Kaboudarahangi, Mina // Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities;3/ 1/2014, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p19
As well as generally being considered as symbols of national and country identity, gardens fulfill various functions within society such as being aesthetically beautiful, satisfying human needs, and also functioning as places for various activities. In accordance with this, the Malaysian...
- Pesticides dominate toxic-chemical inventory expansion. // American Nurseryman;3/1/94, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p81
Reports that the EPA is proposing to almost double the number of chemicals included in the Toxic Release Inventory. Inventory as a data base of chemicals the EPA views as potentially harmful to humans and/or the environment.
- EPA Adds Dioxin, Other Categories To Its Toxic Release Inventory List. // Chemical Market Reporter;11/08/99, Vol. 256 Issue 19, p5
Cites the final ruling issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to add dioxin and eight other chemicals, metals and chemical categories to the list of substances that must be reported to the agency's Toxic Release Inventory (TRI). Information on the original TRI...
- Climate of fear. // Fund Strategy;12/11/2006, p20
The article focuses on the approach followed by Great Britain government to deal with climate change and discusses its impact on the national economy. It highlights several myths surrounding the climate change discussions and argues that if the government is wrong in its approach it could be a...
- Medical waste could face federal emission limits. Harrigan, Kate // Pollution Engineering;Sep99, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p12
Reveals that hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators located in states that have not submitted to United States Environmental Protection Agency plans would be subject to a federal plan to implement emissions guidelines.
- State Rules. // Pollution Engineering;Dec2010, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p66
The article discusses several state rules in the U.S. It says that the proposed amendment on watersupply regulation in Alabama addresses the new groundwater facilities' physical requirements. It adds that Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed two bills for the mercury management in thermostats and...
- Airing on the Side of Caution or Pulling Standards Out of Thin Air? Breslin, Karen // Environmental Health Perspectives;Apr2000, Vol. 108 Issue 4, pA176
Reports on the court ruling that the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) violated the Constitution when it strengthened regulations for ozone and particulate matter (PM). Divergent reactions to the ruling; Implications of the ruling on other regulations by EPA and other...
- Datamonitor on Copenhagen, the "plot to kill Kyoto" and carrots and sticks. // MarketWatch: Energy;Nov2009, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the carrots and sticks approach of the American and Chinese government towards climate change framework. It states that world leaders are eyeing on the global climate effort of Chinese and American government, however, China is hesitant to commit on emission targets as...