Kamalick, Joe
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/16/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 62, p17
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a ruling issued by the U.S. Supreme Court regarding an authority and obligation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The author asserts that the ruling on the obligation of EPA to regulate automotive engine emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases could bring broad impact on chemical producers and other industries. EPA could exercise regulatory authority over automotive engines, power plants and chemicals production.


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