Senate Confirms Scott Pruitt To Lead EPAThe Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency.
As Democrats Boycott, GOP Senators Move Trump's EPA Pick AheadRepublicans suspended Senate committee rules Thursday to muscle President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency toward confirmation.
Official: Trump Wants To Slash EPA Workforce, Budget The former head of President Donald Trump's transition team at the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday he expects the new administration to seek significant budget and staff cuts.
Trump Administration Seeks To Review EPA Studies, Data Before ReleaseThe Trump administration is mandating that any studies or data from scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency undergo review by political appointees before they can be released to the public.
Trump Administration Orders Media Blackout At EPAThe Trump administration has instituted a media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred staff from awarding any new contracts or grants.
Abandoned Mine Near Russian River Has Alarmingly High Levels Of MercuryMercury levels at the Russian River are four times higher than that needed to be deemed a hazardous waste site, yet no signs are posted.
Abandoned Mine Near Russian River Has Alarmingly High Levels Of MercuryMercury levels at the Russian River are four times higher than that needed to be deemed a hazardous waste site, yet no signs are posted.
Trump’s Environmental Plans Remain UnclearIf you want to know what President-elect Donald Trump means for the environment, you can start with climate change.
SF Renewable Fuel Company To Pay $27 Million For Fed Export ViolationsThe Justice Department and EPA said S.F.-based Chemoil exported 48 million gallons of bio-diesel from 2011 to 2013, but failed to follow EPA rules.
5.6 Magnitude Oklahoma Quake Felt As Far Away As Arizona Puts Focus On FrackingA 5.6 magnitude quake in Oklahoma is calling attention to fracking and the disposal of oil and gas field wastewater deep underground.
Obama Set To Ink New Federal Safety Standards For Asbestos, Dangerous ChemicalsA bill that Congress sent President Obama would set new safety standards for asbestos and other dangerous chemicals, including formaldehyde, styrene and BPA.
Volkswagen Halts Sales Of 3.0 Liter Diesels In US After Emissions ScandalVolkswagen is temporarily halting sales of more diesel vehicles in the U.S. and Canada after regulators said they cheated on emissions tests.

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