TITLE

Progress and challenges: Looking at EPA today

PUB. DATE
September 1990
SOURCE
EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the progress and challenges in the Environmental Protection Agency's mission. Includes EPA's programs for the protection of air, water and land; Efforts in the regulation of chemicals; Costs and benefits of EPA programs.
ACCESSION #
9605071839

 

Related Articles

  • Environmental priorities target. Tenenbaum, David; Mooney, Barbara // Crain's Cleveland Business;8/30/93, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p4 

    Reports on the promotion of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of a process called comparative risk assessment. Cooperation with state environmental departments; Statewide risk-assessment study; Features of the consensus-building process; Completion of the comparative risk assessments in...

  • A new era of environmental stewardship. Bush, George // EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p2 

    Focuses on the role of the Environmental Protection Agency in the 1990s and the government's goal on the environment. Growth in concern for environmental protection and stewardship; Strengthening of the Clean Air Act; Thrust on pollution prevention.

  • Strategies for meeting our goals. Habicht, F. Henry // EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p8 

    Discusses strategies for attaining the emerging goals of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Recommendations by the Science Advisory Board (SAB); Targeting of efforts on the basis of risk; Integration of EPA's efforts. INSET: The 10 recommendations..

  • A dream that hasn't come true. Alm, Al // EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p12 

    Focuses on the nature of the Environmental Protection Agency as first conceived 20 years ago and how it is today. Recommendation by the Ash Council; EPA's implementation of environmental laws; Reasons for EPA's failure to attain an integrated approach to environmental problems.

  • Reflections on the role of a cabinet-level EPA.  // EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p42 

    Presents views of legislators on the issue of the role of a cabinet-level Environmental Protection Agency. Mike Synar; Steve Symms; John Glenn; William V. Roth; Frank R. Lautenberg.

  • The Agency and the public: Journalists comment.  // EPA Journal;Sep/Oct90, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p46 

    Presents the comments by environmental journalists on how the Environmental Protection Agency communicate more effectively with the public. Includes Bill Dawson of the `Houston Chronicle'; Charles Seabrook of `Atlanta Journal-Constitution'; David P. Ropeik of WCVB-Channel 5; Myron Levin of `Los...

  • EPA funds Capital Network.  // In Business;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p6 

    Reports that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $52,700 grant to fund the Environmental Capital Network project of the Center for Environmental Policy, Economics and Science, in Ann Arbor Michigan.

  • U.S. EPA issues broadest environmental plan ever. Emond, Mark // National Petroleum News;Mar94, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p12 

    Reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's environmental plan for certain areas of California. Issuance of set of regulations that targets every source of pollution; Counties included in the plan; Pressure from a lawsuit filed by the Coalition for Clean Air which demands that the agency...

  • Fourth and long for Cluster Rules. Patrick, Ken L. // Pulp & Paper;Nov94, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p9 

    Editorial. Comments on the status of Cluster Rules promulgation by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Change in promulgation date; Statements by EPA officials; View of hardliners; Alternative plan.

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics