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Trump's Environmental Protection Agency proposed to leave an important Obama administration air pollution regulation untouched. In 2010, the EPA finalized a rule designed to reduce health risks from nitrogen oxides.
On a day when the process for withdrawing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Waters ... EPA asked the Court of Appeals to delay enforcement of emissions ... a regulation rescinding the rule and opening the regulation to public ... Comments supporting the repeal can be filed at Regulations.gov or ...

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, as the ... at least 14 lawsuits challenging federal environmental regulations.
... Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency has been racing to dismantle ... On June 13, Pruitt filed a proposal to delay the regulations by two years, ... retired in January after leading the agency's chemical regulation office.
The Trump administration was sloppy in how it estimated the economic impact of a proposal to repeal an Obama-era water pollution regulation, ...

Overnight Regulation: Trump looks to repeal Obama fracking rule | States sue EPA over chemical safety ... The repeal is the latest in a long string of environmental regulations from Obama that ... Environment: Twelve states have sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over its June decision to ...
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, spoke briefly with a few reporters on Tuesday. EPA press officials made ...
... appeals court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ... over the regulation is that it, and many other Obama-era regulations ...
E.P.A. Moves to Rescind Contested Water pollution Regulation ... the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, to begin the legal ... to aggressively roll back federal regulations both saw the move as a significant ...
The Trump administration plans to repeal, reject and otherwise root out climate change policies that the president sees as undermining his pro-growth, America ...
It's been one year since the Toxic Substances Control Act got a major overhaul, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been working diligently to meet several congressionally mandated deadlines under the revised law. On June 22, EPA finalized ...
Scott Pruitt's EPA is making plenty of room for industry voices.
The Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Inspector General will investigate how the agency estimates methane emissions from the oil and gas sector after an environmental group alleged that its emission estimates and regulations are based, in ...
President Donald Trump's Environmental Protection Agency has made drastic cuts to an intra-agency board responsible for rubber-stamping a number of former ...
The administration already has begun quitting legal fights in which the Obama administration had been engaged - the Environmental Protection Agency recently settled a lawsuit with a company the Obama administration had been fighting over a proposed an ...
After an explosion at a fertilizer plant killed 15 people in West, Texas, in 2013, the EPA created new safety protections for the storage of dangerous.

Dozens of power industry executives who flew to Washington for a Monday meeting with U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt had three minutes apiece to tell him whether they want to replace the Clean Power Plan.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department have turned to the courts to endorse their actions to prevent the regulations from taking effect and freeze legal challenges. The Trump ... The Justice Department in turn asked the U.S ...
The first rule that appears to be subject to President Donald Trump's executive order on regulation was issued without identifying two deregulatory actions or offsets, puzzling some regulatory scholars.
The Trump administration isn't just pushing to dramatically shrink the Environmental Protection Agency, chop a third of its budget and hobble its regulatory powers.
U.S. EPA is moving forward with a rule to address mercury releases from dentistry. U.S. Navy/Michael S. Kelly/Wikipedia. U.S. EPA this week published a ...
The Environmental Protection Agency is phasing out the use of R-22, commonly known as Freon, deeming it as a hazard to the environment.
Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt signed an order earlier this week delaying new safety regulations for chemical facilities.
House lawmakers had a clear message for the head of the Environmental Protection Agency: Many of the Trump administration's proposed cuts for the agency won't fly.
If the Environmental Protection Agency enacts this proposal (RIN:2060-AT59), oil and gas drillers will be able to avoid complying with several aspects of the regulation, which requires them to significantly increase their monitoring of leaking methane ...
Few federal agencies would entirely escape the meat cleaver in President Trump's proposed budget, but none is facing more devastating cuts than the Environmental Protection Agency. The agency would suffer a 31% cut in the budget that was released late ...
"Several years ago, EPA allowed us to have an 'open burn pit' where we could bring in the brush and burn it at the landfill," Joslin said.
More specifically, the recommendations will likely focus on the Environmental Protection Agency and revamping its permitting rules, the report said.
Albuquerque, N.M. - The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to finish new safety standards for dealing with older mines this week.
Some U.S. cities may have welcomed an announcement last week that the Environmental Protection Agency would delay implementation of a stricter ozone standard enacted under the Obama administration.
A Trump administration official with knowledge of the recommendations to be sent to the White House said the Environmental Protection Agency's complex permitting rules will be a key focus, echoing comments to Reuters by commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross ...
Trump's next step on regulations: Use EPA to loosen factory rules. Jun 12, 2017 ... More specifically, the recommendations will likely focus on the Environmental Protection Agency and revamping its permitting rules, the report said. One such ...
Deb Fischer looking to roll back EPA fuel storage regulation. By Peter Zampa |. Posted: Mon 3:59 PM, Jun 12, ... The Environmental Protection Agency's Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure limited the amount of fuel a container can hold on a ...
He's done that through executive orders targeting climate change programs and regulations, massive proposed spending cuts and key appointments such as Scott Pruitt as chief of the Environmental Protection Agency. To what ... Myron Ebell of the ...
A federal court is demanding the Environmental Protection Agency explain why it has the authority to pause an Obama administration regulation on methane emissions. The Court of Appeals for the District Of Columbia Circuit announced on Tuesday that it ...
Nebraska Senator looking to roll back EPA fuel storage regulation. By Peter Zampa |. Updated: Fri 9:36 PM, Jun 09, ... government has put a strain on his fuel storage. The Environmental Protection Agency's Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure ...
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EPA Delays One of the Agency's Most Expensive Regulations Ever. Michael Bastasch / @MikeBastasch / June 07, ... one of the costliest clean air regulations ever. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt sent a letter to governors ...
EO 13783 directs agencies to identify regulations that would "burden the development or use of domestically produced energy resources, with particular attention to oil, natural gas, coal, and nuclear energy.
The Obama administration implemented the Clean Power Plan through the Environmental Protection Agency to pursue America's goals in the accord.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that there are nearly 450,000 brownfields nationwide. ... President Donald Trump's proposed budget reduces EPA enforcement staffing by more than 40 percent, in effect gutting existing regulations, and ...
But the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency has emerged as one of the most influential policy architects in the president's Cabinet, a skilled and sometimes brash lawyer who is methodically taking apart a slew of regulations and ...
The Register-Herald reports that U.S. District Judge John Preston Bailey ruled on Monday that the EPA must comply with a federal code requiring it to evaluate its regulations. He ordered the EPA to file a plan and schedule for compliance to the federal ...
The Trump administration halted certain federal methane regulations Thursday, suspending for 90 days requirements for drillers to report and significantly ...
The Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that it will put a halt to some of the Obama-era regulations on the oil and gas industry. Using its Clean Air Act authority, the EPA has issued a 90-day stay of the fugitive emissions, pneumatic ...
The Missouri Cattlemen's Association and the National Cattlemen's Beef Association filed comments recently to the Environmental Protection Agency calling for immediate action on several burdensome regulations the agency put forward under previous ...
In August 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency was in charge at the abandoned Gold King Mine near Silverton, Colo., when a 3-million gallon flood of dangerous mine waste, including 880,000 pounds of toxic chemicals (lead and arsenic), blasted ...
Yet the decision has provoked a furious internal battle within the White House, pitting Trump's family members Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner against adviser Stephen Bannon and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. .... kicked off ...
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska farm Bureau has identified 10 key regulations the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should modify or repeal. The list was compiled and shared with the agency as part of a public comment request from the EPA seeking ...


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