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EPA Releases New Report: Children’s Health And The Environment In America

BY ON January 31, 2013
EPA today released “America’s Children and the Environment, Third Edition,” a comprehensive compilation of information from a variety of sources on children’s health and the environment. The report shows trends for contaminants in air, water, food, and soil that may affect children; concentrations of contaminants...

TOPICS: Asthma, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Indoor Air Pollution, Pollution, Science, Soot, Toxics

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson Calls Climate Change Shift A Proud Milestone

BY ON January 23, 2013
This was written by Elizabeth Weise and Wendy Koch for USA TODAY: As she prepares to step down from her position as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Lisa Jackson said she is proudest of presiding over the landmark finding that climate-changing greenhouse gases endanger...

TOPICS: Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Economics, EPA, Politics, Pollution, Science, Social Justice, Soot