EPA’s ECHO database compiles PTPC pollution history

EPA’s ECHO database (Environmental Compliance History Online) yields some great information once you get exploring around in it. An EPA official showed me that by following the “Facility Search” link, it brought me to a page that combines annual pollution data for Port Townsend Paper that is collected through three EPA programs (TRI, NAAQS and GHG), …

Disqualifying: EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt Misled Senators | NRDC

Jan 25, 2017, NRDC’s John Wilke writes: “I presented the following testimony at a Senate Democratic roundtable explaining two reasons why Mr. Pruitt [Trump’s nominee Scott Pruitt, Attorney General of Oklahoma] is unfit to be EPA Administrator: (1) he misrepresented his positions and misled Senators during his confirmation hearing; and (2) he has stated his …