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Category: Air Quality Texas

10/14 2:36 pm

Cochran / University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History … Muskie himself considered 1970’s Clean Air Act his greatest achievement. Both required assiduous defending — (more…)

10/14 1:56 pm

Edmund Muskie ’36 is considered a prime mover and leading voice of modern American environmentalism. In many ways, he quite literally was the voice. Fifty years ago, as a U.S. senator from (more…)

10/14 8:55 am

Millions of Americans are still reliant on gas combustion for their furnaces, water heaters, clothes dryers, fireplaces, stoves, and ovens, not realizing the pollution they create both indoors (more…)

10/13 1:36 pm

DALLAS, TEXAS (October 13, 2022) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is committed to reducing health risks associated with toxic air pollution and is working to update and strengthen (more…)

10/13 12:06 am

Following additional legislation milestones in 1963 and 1967, the Clean Air Act of 1970 brought the biggest change to how the United States regulates air pollution. Amendments in 1977 and (more…)

10/11 1:58 pm

EPA’s failure to act on Texas’ plan for air quality standards amounts to an … By failing to approve or reject the request as required by the Clean Air Act, the groups say the EPA is essentially (more…)

10/11 11:57 am

As part of the settlement, Texas-based Reddy Ice will pay $182,659 in civil penalties … It was determined that Reddy Ice did not follow Clean Air Act Section 112(r) rules. …Read Full (more…)

10/10 4:26 pm

As part of the settlement, Texas-based Reddy Ice will pay $182,659 in civil penalties … It was determined that Reddy Ice did not follow Clean Air Act Section 112(r) rules. These rules require (more…)

10/09 2:36 am

The Livestock Regulatory Protection Act aims to prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from issuing Clean Air Act Title V permits for emissions like carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxide, water (more…)

10/08 12:16 am

The regulators are working under a roughly 50-year-old Clean Air Act framework written to devote considerable focus to pollutants now of dwindling significance, such as sulfur dioxide. Instead (more…)

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