It gives me pause to see proposals now before government agencies to relax the standards for discharge and stream protection
The impacts of climate change are likely to cause a 1.2% decline in GDP across the U.S. per one degree rise in temperature (C)
Ammonia is unregulated, yet it is the cause of poor health and early death in rural agricultural communities.
The “zero tolerance” approach for contaminants can be seen in regulations which state that the concentrations of several known carcinogenic contaminants in drinking water should be zero.
Most people don’t think climate change will matter to them.
No doubt…trees provide a net positive benefit to the environment.
It is likely that the organisms in many streams across the U.S. are bathed in a weak solution of birth control pills, caffeine, hypertension blockers, and lithium.
Scientists are not merely a special interest group.
Some…..claim that…,,the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) increases the cost of electricity and kills economic growth.
When it comes to human mastery of nature, who makes the decision about which species go extinct and which persist?