Environmental Protection Agency – EPA scientists, through an agreement with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, are investigating whether increased use of 3D printers can lead to unintended adverse impacts to human health.
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The Washington Post – The Environmental Protection Agency plans to issue a long-awaited proposal aimed at improving how communities around the nation test for lead in drinking water and forcing quicker action when problems arise.
The Washington Post – The Trump administration will revoke California’s right to set stricter air pollution for cars and light trucks, as part of a larger effort to weaken an Obama-era climate policy curbing greenhouse gas emissions from the nation’s auto fleet.
The Conversation – The EPA unveiled a proposal to rescind regulations to limit methane emissions from the oil and gas industry. This article explains the sources of methane from natural gas and what this regulatory rollback could mean.
The Washington Post – The EPA announced that it plans to loosen federal rules on methane by allowing oil and gas operators to largely police themselves when it comes to preventing the powerful greenhouse gas from leaking out of new wells, pipelines and other infrastructure.
The Hill – Several states sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday over the agency's decision to allow further use of a pesticide linked to brain damage.
The Washington Post – The Environmental Protection Agency rejected a petition by environmental and public health groups to ban a widely used pesticide that has been linked to neurological damage in children.