By Andrea Germanos / Common Dreams “In effect, there is a clear link between the protection of nature and the building of a just and equitable social order.”
Volkswagen's (VW) concession of corporate malfeasance in circumventing Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) testing in the US has sent the global automotive industry into a tail spin. While it helps to understand where they were coming from, we cannot assign intent to their actions; what’s more important is the strategy they [...]
The arrogance of our lefty rulers is almost as conspicuous as their hostility to the core population: The Environmental Protection Agency has given $30,000 to a Unitarian church that preaches
(Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said on Wednesday it had revoked the registration of Dow Chemical Co's new herbicide Enlist Duo due to its effect on non-target plants.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is widely expected to increase requirements for biofuels use through 2016 due to higher total fuel demand, when it publishes a final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule in the coming days, sources said.
(David Boutin/Shutterstock) Written by Marjorie Mulhall, Legislative Counsel for Earthjustice who works to defend and strengthen the Endangered Species Act. The current U.S. Congress is a minefield for all of our core environmental protection laws, including the Endangered Species Act. Show More Summary
The El Paso Natural Gas Company is reimbursing the US government more than half a million dollars for the cost of cleaning 19 closed uranium mines on land owned by the native American Navajo Nation, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said in a news release.
The man considered the father figure of environmental protection in the US has attacked Republicans for “going through all the stages of denial” over climate change, accusing leading presidential contenders Donald Trump and Marco Rubio of ignoring science for political gain. William Ruckelshaus,...
NSSF is hailing final Congressional passage of legislation that precludes the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from asserting Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) The post NSSF Hails Passage of Priority Legislation with Safeguard for Traditional Ammunition appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the US has widened its net over the Volkswagen ‘dieselgate’ emissions scandal by announcing further scrutiny of the carmaker’s 3.0 litre V6 turbo-diesel engine. Initially, the VW Group’s EA189...Show More Summary
On Friday, Volkswagen of America detailed its plan to fix nearly 500,000 illegally polluting diesels in the United States to officials with the Environmental Protection Agency, the government body announced in a statement late Friday. Show More Summary
The Volkswagen Group has admitted that another 75,000 cars sold in the US with the company’s 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine have been fitted with emissions software that the Environmental Protection Agency deems to be illegal. At the beginning of November, the EPA issued its second notice of violation against the Volkswagen Group, claiming that 2014, […]
Research shows that glyphosate, the main ingredient in the pesticide Roundup, can damage DNA, disrupt development and cause morbidity, even at normal levels of use. Last week, while we waited for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal widened Friday after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the German automaker used software to cheat on pollution tests on more six-cylinder diesel vehicles than originally thought. Show More Summary
Volkswagen’s Dieselgate scandal grew ever worse today as the Environmental Protection Agency announced the automaker has admitted its 3.0-liter V6 diesel engines were also in violation of clean air laws, something it initially denied. Read more...
The emission-scandal plot continues to thicken for Volkswagen and U.S. regulators. Nearly a month after the Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board accused the carmaker of including “defeat devices” in an additional...Show More Summary
The Volkswagen Group has effectively admitted to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that not one diesel model it sold in the U.S. since 2009 complies with emissions laws. Volkswagen and Audi officials told the EPA that all 3.0-liter TDI diesel engines sold in the U.S. Show More Summary
From our friends at the P.O.W.E.R. Action Group: Through November 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will take public comments on the Proposed Plan for Interim Remedial Action at the CTS of Asheville Superfund Site. You can easily submit your letter through a comment form on the Mountain True website. Show More Summary
During a meeting Thursday between the Environmental Protection Agency, Volkswagen and Audi, officials from the automakers told the regulator an emissions program for 3-liter turbodiesel engines is also used on 2009 through 2016 model year vehicles, the EPA said in a statement today. Show More Summary