EPA reform plan would exempt some businesses
- 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.
- EPA posts record year for fines and criminal convictions. // South Carolina Business Journal;May2000, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p6
Presents data concerning the United States Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance's environmental policies in 2000. Amount spent by industries to correct violations and conduct cleanups; Amount of civil penalties obtained by EPA enforcement;...
- 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.
- What is the design for the environment? // Journal of Environmental Health;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p34
Focuses on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Design for the Environment (DfE) program. Forging of partnerships with stakeholder groups; Incorporation of environmental concerns into the traditional decision-making parameters of the business world; Printing wiring board...
- EPA Helping Companies Become Less Toxic. // Occupational Hazards;Nov2007 Supplement, Vol. 69, p3
The article discusses the Design for the Environment (DfE) Program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which aimed to ultimately green industry products, processes and practices. The program encourages industry to incorporate human health and environmental risk reduction into...
- Refrigerant violators pay $127,875. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;01/25/99, Vol. 206 Issue 4, p5
Reports that the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken action against businesses in California and Hawaii for violating provisions of the Clean Air Act of 1990. Amount that will be paid by a GTE California Inc. installation; Penalty on Foxboro/ICT Incorporated.
- Fresh Design. Garry, Michael // SN: Supermarket News;4/7/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 14, p28
The article reports that Supervalu is joining forces with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the EPA GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership, a program officially launched in November 2007 to promote a greener approach to refrigeration in supermarkets. The first Supervalu...
- Green Issues Have Grown Teeth: Is Your Board Ready? Atkins, Betsy // NACD Directorship;Apr/May2010, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p9
The article discusses the readiness of companies to compile and disclose reports on the greenhouse gases (GHG) they produce. These disclosure rules are included in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed treating emissions of GHGs. The author highlights the importance of the rules as...