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Trichloroethylene (TCE); Rulemaking Under TSCA Section 6(a)

Trichloroethylene (TCE); Rulemaking Under TSCA Section 6(a) Section 6 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) provides authority for EPA to ban or restrict the manufacture (including import), processing, distribution in commerce, and use of chemicals, as... List of all rulemakings added to the Gateway in the past 30 days Trichloroethylene (TCE); Rulemaking Under TSCA…
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EPA Awards 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $8 Million to Combat Invasive Species

EPA Awards 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over Million to Combat Invasive Species 15-OPA124 CHICAGO -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced the award of 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling more than $8 million for projects to combat invasive species in the Great Lakes basin. “These Great Lakes Restoration Initiative…
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R.I. Officials, EPA Celebrate Successful Climate Showcase Communities Partnership

R.I. Officials, EPA Celebrate Successful Climate Showcase Communities Partnership WARWICK, R.I. – Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation today joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), elected officials, and community leaders to celebrate innovative work accomplished by four Ocean State communities to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions in municipal and residential buildings R.I. Officials, EPA…
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EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants

EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants WASHINGTON – As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is increasing the options for refrigerants used in various kinds of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in the United States that offer better climate protection without harming the ozone layer EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly…
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