IPC Battles EPA, Claims Partial Victory
- IPC: EPA Muddying (Waste) Waters. // PC FAB;Sep2001, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p14
Reports on the opposition of the trade group IPC on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's proposed metal products and machinery waste water limitation guidelines. Reasons for opposing the guidelines; Requests made by the trade group.
- HOW WILL EPA LEGISLATION IMPACT ELECTRONICS IN 2011? Roberts, Kathleen // SMT: Surface Mount Technology;Feb2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p48
The Toxic Substances Control Act is generally considered a regulation impacting chemical manufacturers, but some provisions directly impact chemical processors and users. The impact to sectors using chemicals in equipment components is expected to grow as data gathering and related initiatives...
- EBDCs: Back on the (food) chain gang. Damsker, Matt // Organic Gardening (08973792);May/Jun92, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p16
Outlines how the US Environmental Protection Agency has reversed an earlier proposal to ban the use of controversial fungicides known as EBDCs. What the products such as mancozeb, maneb, and metiram can still be used on; What crops are off-limits; Mancozeb banned completely from home gardens...
- EPA takes an OG kinda turn. Damsker, Matt; McGrath, Mike // Organic Gardening (08973792);Nov92, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p14
Offers a look at the words that led off a recent press release outlining what appears to be a major new direction for the oft-criticized government agency charged with protecting the environment. How the EPA recognizes that even the legal use of some pesticides may pose potential risk to public...
- Characteristics of the U.S. EPA's Office of Pesticide Programs' toxicity information databases Stack, H. F.; Quest, J. A.; Dearfield, K. L.; Waters, M.D. M. D. Waters; Whiting, R. J. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Dec1991, Vol. 96, p53
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- Don't smoke the water. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;5/17/93, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p34
States the US Environmental Protection Agency has lowered its toxicity benchmark on carcinogens to enable a claim that 3,000 hypothetical Americans die each year of cancer from inhaling other people's smoke. However, if the lowered benchmark is applied to other products, people are also at risk...
- Environmental Protection Agency Summary. // Congressional Digest;Feb1989, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p37
Presents excerpts from an EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) 1988 publication: `Environmental Progress and Challenges.'
- You get a gun, a badge, a cool uniform, and the authority... // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jan1994, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p7
Looks at the position of Special Agent of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Criminal Investigation Division. Qualifications for becoming an agent; Telephone number for more information.
- Guesswork continues. Spencer, Peter L. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jan1995, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p43
Cites the report on dioxin released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an example of how federal regulation makers disclose information based on policy assumptions not scientific facts. Warnings from scientists regarding the conclusions of the report; Refusal of the media to...