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- EPA reform plan would exempt some businesses. // Occupational Hazards;May95, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p96
Reports on the exemptions being granted to businesses and towns exceeding the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s standards under a pilot program Reinventing Environmental Regulation plan of US President Bill Clinton. Various provisions of the pilot program; Reactions on the program.
- More positive enforcement. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/21/94, Vol. 232 Issue 12, p54
Editorial. Discusses the US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) stepping up of its enforcement efforts against polluters as it plans to file more criminal actions against wrongdoers. Tendency of companies to be complacent about fines imposed on them; Encouragement of compliance with laws...
- TRI violators fined. // Occupational Hazards;Aug93, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) action against facilities for failing to report releases of toxic chemicals in 1991 or previous years. Amount of civil penalties; EPA's determination to enforce data reporting requirements.
- Banking on Green SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES LEAD TO HEALTH AND WEALTH. Stewart, Kimberly Lord // Functional Ingredients;Apr2010, Issue 97, p22
The article discusses how sustainable business practices can not only help promote health, but also result in financial savings. According to studies evaluated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) some companies who use sustainable practices to curb emissions have seen a 58% rate of...
- UPDATES. // World Watch;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p7
The article offers new briefs related to environmental conservation. Satellite data indicate that more than 2 trillion tons of land ice in Greenland, Alaska, and Antarctica have melted since 2003, in a clear sign of global warming. China's BYD Auto Co. has announced plans to introduce a range of...
- Better off with the EPA. Gerlat, Allan // Waste & Recycling News;12/6/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p5
In this article, the author focuses on the role of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the country's economic environment. He informs that today EPA is a ten billion operation but the industry people claims that it imposes tough regulations on free enterprises. According to EPA...
- TRI Dioxin Data Raises Pressure for Reassessment. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;6/5/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 23, p39
Reports on the 2000 Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency which was used by environmental groups. Content of the TRI data regarding dioxin; Risk involved in dioxin; List of top dioxin emitters.
- Green values. Meyer, Bruce // Rubber & Plastics News;3/5/2012, Vol. 41 Issue 16, p0001
The article presents an interview with David Chapman, director of global environmental, health and safety sustainability at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). He explains what a good corporate citizen is in terms of the environment and sustainability programs. He describes how crucial...
- Thorough reporting. // Waste & Recycling News;3/16/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p8
The article comments on a proposal by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) which says that large businesses across the U.S. begin reporting their annual greenhouse gas emissions to the government. It emphasizes that the country is moving toward greenhouse gas emission regulation and...