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Clean Air Act Digest, 9.5.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 9.5.13

September 4, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

UPDATES Congress: Senate After several delays, Senate Majority Leader Reid (D-NV) moved to the Shaheen-Portman (S. 761) energy efficiency bill prior to the August congressional recess, with the expectation of returning to the bill when Congress resumed in September. The bill will now be further delayed due to the crisis in Syria, but Senate aides […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 8.6.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 8.6.13

August 6, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

UPDATES Congress: Senate On Thursday, August 1, before the Senate left for the August in-district work period, Senate Majority Leader Reid moved to the Shaheen-Portman (S.1392) energy efficiency bill. This means that the Senate will likely take up debate on the legislation when they return in September. As we reported in the last Digest, Senators Shaheen […]

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Clean Air Act Digest, 7.26.13

Clean Air Act Digest, 7.26.13

July 26, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

  UPDATES Congress: Senate Senator Shaheen (D-NH) and Senator Portman (R-OH) have put forward a bipartisan, consensus-based energy efficiency bill that will save consumers money and cut pollution. Yet some in the Senate are poised to hijack this common sense legislation to push anti-science, anti-health poison pill amendments aimed at the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) […]

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Toxin Contamination and Other Hot Pubs

Toxin Contamination and Other Hot Pubs

February 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

USCAN  MEMBER HOT PUBLICATIONS Coal and Hexavalent Chromium: A report by Earthjustice, Physicians for Social Responsibility, and Environmental Integrity Project highlights the health threats of a cancer-causing chemical found at 29 sites in 17 states.  Further contamination is likely since coal ash dumps are inadequately monitored.  Although municipal water is now being tested for hexavalent […]

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