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  • rule
  • The agency also notes that in order to make the Rule applicable to CERCLA and RCRA site remediations, it is proposing to remove the requirement in 40 C.F.R. 63.7881(a)((2) that affected site remediation to be co-located with the facility that is regulated by other NESHAP (i.e., by a separate subpart under 40 C.F.R. Part 63). (lexology.com)
  • The agency believes this action is necessary to ensure that site remediation activities that are themselves major sources of HAPs, without regard to co-location with another facility, are now covered by the Rule. (lexology.com)
  • Ireland
  • 434 homes were identified with high levels of cancer-causing radon gas in the past year and a half according to new figures released today by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland (RPII). (epa.ie)
  • research
  • Our testimony will focus on the EPA's Office of Research and Development programs, including the Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, the Graduate Environmental Fellowship Program, the Safe Drinking Water research program, interagency research programs, and the EPA's peer review process. (asm.org)
  • The environmental research programs the ASM is testifying about fall within the EPA's Office of Research and Development (ORD). (asm.org)
  • Additionally, the STAR program works with many other Federal agencies including the National Science Foundation, Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Naval Research (ONR), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). (asm.org)
  • public
  • These routine updates are published so the public can see what they can anticipate from federal agencies in the way of rulemaking. (scienceblogs.com)
  • After completing three years of scientific study, conducting eight hearings and sifting through more than a million public comments, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency concluded that the proposed Pebble Mine could destroy up to 94 miles of streams where salmon spawn and migrate and up to 5,350 acres of wetlands, ponds and lakes. (latimes.com)
  • The executive director for the advocacy group Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, Jeff Ruch, said the orders go beyond what has occurred in prior presidential transitions. (csmonitor.com)
  • levels
  • The agency also works with industries and all levels of government in a wide variety of voluntary pollution prevention programs and energy conservation efforts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dioxins form a group of some 210 closely related, complex organic compounds, the vast majority of which are considered to have little environmental significance at the levels normally encountered. (epa.ie)
  • federal agency
  • President Donald Trump signed a directive shortly after his inauguration on Friday ordering a "regulatory freeze pending review" for all federal agency rules that had been finalized that have not yet taken effect. (csmonitor.com)
  • scientific
  • The EPA's Graduate Environmental Fellowship Program is one of the many initiatives the federal government must fully support to ensure that the nation is prepared to answer the complex scientific questions of the future. (asm.org)
  • Today's complex environmental challenges require new and innovative scientific approaches. (idealist.org)
  • action
  • EPA's proposed rule would empower the agency to take action, including prohibiting or limiting intended uses of asbestos. (epa.gov)
  • Agency Retains Ban on Some Imported Wines : Trade: Action by the Environmental Protection Agency against imports with traces of a fungicide could spark another battle with Europe. (latimes.com)
  • The EPA has taken action to strengthen the peer review process throughout the agency. (asm.org)
  • We are actively seeking additional information so we can understand the impact of this action on our ability to administer critical programs," said Alan Matheson, executive director of Utah Department of Environmental Quality. (csmonitor.com)
  • pollution
  • The Clean Air Act neither compels nor permits the Environmental Protection Agency to adopt an interpretation of the Clean Air Act requiring a stationary source of pollution to obtain a "Prevention of Significant Deterioration" or Title V permit on the sole basis of its potential greenhouse-gas emission. (scotusblog.com)
  • Schwarz Pharma Limited also pleaded guilty to a further four charges in relation to poor on-site environmental management practices which had the potential to cause pollution. (epa.ie)
  • water
  • The Environmental Protection Agency said it planned to regulate wastewater discharged by companies producing natural gas from shale formations, including chemically laced water used in a controversial extraction process known as hydraulic fracturing. (latimes.com)
  • With environmental challenges facing the nation including cleaning up toxic waste, ensuring cleaner air and water, and providing safe drinking water, there is a clear need for highly skilled, well trained environmental experts to find solutions to these pressing issues. (asm.org)
  • The water vapour in the aircraft exhaust will artifically (and temporarily) elevate the humidity of the air in the wake of the aircraft, but as this mixing process continues and more of the ambient environment air is added the "fate" of the contrail (i.e., whether it will dissipate or whether it will persist) becomes increasingly dependent on the relative humidity (ratio of moisture to temperature of the environmental air). (epa.ie)
  • The Environmental Protection Agency welcomes the lifting of the boil water notice in Galway city this morning. (epa.ie)
  • national
  • The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) was modeled on the Resources and Conservation Act of 1959 (RCA). (wikipedia.org)
  • Letter of respondent National Environmental Development Association's Clean Air Project in support of the petitioner received. (scotusblog.com)
  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as required by the European Union's Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation and to assist with the development of a National Implementation Plan, has commissioned AEA and the Clean Technology Centre (CTC) to produce a multimedia emissions inventory for selected POPs. (epa.ie)
  • local
  • The cryptosporidium contamination incident in Galway city, and more recently in Clonmel, is a timely reminder to all local authorities of the importance of both the need for source protection and provision of adequate treatment facilities" he concluded. (epa.ie)
  • program
  • The fellowship program encourages promising environmental graduate students to pursue careers in environmentally related fields. (asm.org)
  • website
  • In the event of an environmental emergency imminently threatening the safety of human life or where necessary to protect certain property, the EPA website will be updated with appropriate information. (epa.gov)
  • construction
  • SEATTLE - The Environmental Protection Agency took the first step Friday toward possibly halting construction of the largest open-pit mine in North America, declaring that Alaska's Bristol Bay - home to the most productive sockeye salmon fishery on Earth - must be protected. (latimes.com)
  • serious
  • The Environmental Protection Agency, in a decision that could spark another serious trade battle between Europe and the United States, disclosed Friday that it will maintain a ban against imported wines that contain traces of a chemical fungicide. (latimes.com)
  • conditions
  • Under the EPA consent the trials will be subject to strict conditions with regular monitoring and reporting to the Agency. (epa.ie)