Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Tag: epa

EPA Says It Has ‘No Tolerance for...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is responding after yet another racist message was found scrawled on a whiteboard at the agency's Washington headquarters, becoming...

EPA Study ReConfirms That Race Remains Biggest...

Established in 1970 under the Nixon administration, the United States Environmental Protection Agency has worked to maintain and enforce national standards set by environmental...

Environmental Racism Continues to Deny Black People...

There's a reason why Black communities are most often the hosts for waste and sewage facilities, power plants and land fills. For years, our...

Global Warming No Longer a White House...

In 2015, the Obama administration took its first steps to address global warming, unveiling the Clean Power Act in an effort to curb carbon...

Alarming New Study Finds Harmful Chemicals in...

A new study has revealed that there are staggering levels of chemicals found in food packaging, primarily those used at fast food restaurants. The report,...

Shocking New Report Finds Lead Contamination in 350...

Congress is currently holding hearings calling Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to task for his handling of the Flint water crisis. But Flint isn’t the...

Environmental Racism? Alabama Neighborhood Suffering from the...

The state opened and then expanded Stone’s Throw Landfill in a Black Tallassee neighborhood in the 1990s. Residents complain about a lingering stench in...

Discriminatory Public Transportation Systems Are Yet Another...

One small community that rests in the shadow of the Peace Bridge is suffering from the detrimental effects of racism that have plagued many...

6 Ways Climate Change Is Adversely Impacting...

Drought The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report predicted that there's a 66 percent chance that there will be a rise in...

Obama Makes Bold Moves on Climate Change...

In a bold move that could burnish his environmental legacy and set the entire planet on a path to reducing global warming, President Obama...

E.P.A. Waives Environmental Requirements to Keep Georgia...

In order to avoid a repeat of Georgia's long gas lines and empty pumps of 2008, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency temporarily waived environmental...