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Epa Boiler Regulations

Right to Know Reader: Cancer-Causing Power Plants Might Be Closer Than You Think

Earthjustice | Posted 10.29.2014 | Green

When you think about sources of toxic air pollution, one of the first things you might picture is a large power plant with huge smoke stacks belching black clouds into the sky. But the truth is that smaller power plants collectively contribute more to the cancer risk faced by Americans every day.

Senate Fails To Stall EPA Measure

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.08.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — An attempt to stall environmental curbs on toxic boiler emissions has failed in the Senate. The bipartisan measure ...

Lynne Peeples

Passage Of 'Poisoned' Payroll Tax Bill Angers Environmental And Public Health Advocates | Lynne Peeples | Posted 12.14.2011 | Green

Standing in the very same room in which landmark laws like the Clean Air Act were written, environmental and public health advocates expressed their d...

EPA Proposing Eased Boiler Rule, Claims Health Benefits Unchanged

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 02.01.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON — Facing criticism from industry and lawmakers, the Obama administration on Friday proposed easing rules aimed at reducing toxic air ...

EPA Delays Toxic Pollution Regulations Indefinitely

AP | By DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 07.16.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency is delaying indefinitely regulations to reduce toxic pollution from boilers and incinerators. ...