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 …

PIELC | Public Interest Environmental Law Conference

The Public Interest Environmental Law Conference is the premier annual gathering for environmentalists worldwide, and is distinguished as the oldest and largest… Source: PIELC | Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (Join us in attending. Yes, we will be carpooling so drop us a line.-ed.) Announcing PIELC 2017: One Cause, One Voice Over the last 35 …