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WWLP Springfield
Air quality can become unhealthy during the warmer monthssaid Jean Robinson of West Springfield. In 1983 New England had 118 unhealthy
Air quality can become unhealthy during the warmer months
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 hours ago
said Jean Robinson of West Springfield. In 1983 New England had 118 unhealthy days, compared to 38 in 2015. The federal Clean Air Act has led to significant improvements in ozone air quality over the past 30 years. Last year the EPA just... Read more
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FOX Business
Coal Lumps = American LumpsOn Tuesday the US Justice Department moved for dismissal of the Murray Energy l
Coal Lumps = American Lumps
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
On Tuesday the US Justice Department moved for dismissal of the Murray Energy lawsuit that’s held up President Obama’s Clean Air Act. The company says the EPA hasn’t fulfilled the duty to perform employment evaluations necessary. If the case isn’t... Read more
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FOX Business
Coal Lumps = American LumpsOn Tuesday the US Justice Department moved for dismissal of the Murray Energy l
Coal Lumps = American Lumps
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
On Tuesday the US Justice Department moved for dismissal of the Murray Energy lawsuit that’s held up President Obama’s Clean Air Act. The company says the EPA hasn’t fulfilled the duty to perform employment evaluations necessary. If the case isn’t... Read more
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FOX News
Polluted air may up risk of many cancersof a diagnosable cancer." Data from other populations and countries has been s
Polluted air may up risk of many cancers
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
of a diagnosable cancer." Data from other populations and countries has been similar, he said. According to the Clean Air Act in the U.S., the average annual concentration of fine particulate matter in the air should be 15 micrograms per... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Polluted air may up risk of many cancersof a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been s
Polluted air may up risk of many cancers
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
of a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been similar, he said. According to the Clean Air Act in the U.S., the average annual concentration of fine particulate matter in the air should be 15 micrograms per... Read more
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Boston Globe
Berkshire Power Plant operators plead guilty to charges of tampering with emissions equipmentand maintenance manager, Frederick Baker, also pleaded guilty to related charge
Berkshire Power Plant operators plead guilty to charges of tampering with emissions equipment
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
and maintenance manager, Frederick Baker, also pleaded guilty to related charges against him of conspiracy to violate the Clean Air Act and tampering. He is also slated to be sentenced in August. “This resolution addresses a pattern of behavior... Read more
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The Hill
Watchdog dings EPA on facility inspection datasaid. Auditors with the EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) initially thou
Watchdog dings EPA on facility inspection data
The Hill / Posted yesterday
said. Auditors with the EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) initially thought that some facilities with federal Clean Air Act permits, like power plants or manufacturing facilities, had gone five years without a government inspection,... Read more
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ABC Montana
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standardsCorette plant reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to prote
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standards
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
Corette plant reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to protect public health as required under the Clean Air Act, the EPA said. High levels of sulfur dioxide can impair breathing and cause other health problems. Children,... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standardsCorette plant reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to prote
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standards
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
Corette plant reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to protect public health as required under the Clean Air Act, the EPA said. High levels of sulfur dioxide can impair breathing and cause other health problems. Children,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Study suggests polluted air may increase risk of many cancersof a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been s
Study suggests polluted air may increase risk of many cancers
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
of a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been similar, he said. According to the Clean Air Act in the U.S., the average annual concentration of fine particulate matter in the air should be 15 micrograms per... Read more
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Gawker
America's Last Coal Baron Has a Lot of Super PAC Cash to Giveagainst the EPA in 2014, alleging that the agency’s head, Gina McCarthy, “has c
America's Last Coal Baron Has a Lot of Super PAC Cash to Give
Gawker / Posted yesterday
against the EPA in 2014, alleging that the agency’s head, Gina McCarthy, “has continued to administer and enforce the Clean Air Act in a manner that is causing coal mines to close, costing hard-working americans their jobs, and shifting... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Polluted air may up risk of many cancersof a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been s
Polluted air may up risk of many cancers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
of a diagnosable cancer.” Data from other populations and countries has been similar, he said. According to the Clean Air Act in the U.S., the average annual concentration of fine particulate matter in the air should be 15 micrograms per... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standardsthe closure has reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to pro
US EPA says Montana city now meeting air pollution standards
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
the closure has reduced emissions of sulfur dioxide to levels low enough to protect public health as required under the Clean Air Act. It's the first time the EPA has re-designated a polluted area as making sufficient air quality improvements... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
The history of the war on coal: Obama, EPA, Supreme Courtsouthern West Virginia. I intend to dispel the myths and misinformation by sett
The history of the war on coal: Obama, EPA, Supreme Court
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
southern West Virginia. I intend to dispel the myths and misinformation by setting forth an accurate history of the Clean Air Act, Obama’s Clean Power Plan, the Environmental Protection Agency enforcement actions and the legal challenge... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Deadly asbestos: Workers put in jeopardy, but state won't get toughthe asbestos release at the Consumers Energy plant near Kalamazoo because of it
Deadly asbestos: Workers put in jeopardy, but state won't get tough
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
the asbestos release at the Consumers Energy plant near Kalamazoo because of its responsibility for enforcing the Clean Air Act. In a case subsequently prosecuted by the U.S. Justice Department, court records paint a picture of hazardous... Read more
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The Hill
Protecting the environment is critical for a stronger Americacan drive innovation, and many policies implemented in the past have made us a
Protecting the environment is critical for a stronger America
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
can drive innovation, and many policies implemented in the past have made us a cleaner and more prosperous country. The Clean Air Act, in particular, is estimated to have benefits that exceed costs by a factor of more than 30 to one. Most of the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Economics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Distributional impactSeries, September, pp. 1-54. Walker, W. Reed. 2013. “The Transitional Costs of
Economics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Distributional impact
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
Series, September, pp. 1-54. Walker, W. Reed. 2013. “The Transitional Costs of Sectoral Reallocation: Evidence from the Clean Air Act and the Workforce”. Quarterly Journal of Economics 128, no. 4: 1787–835. Zhai, Fan. 2008. “Armington Meets... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Automakers need to stick with fuel-efficiency planto protect our public health and environment. I was especially proud to write a
Automakers need to stick with fuel-efficiency plan
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
to protect our public health and environment. I was especially proud to write and pass legislation that strengthened the Clean Air Act. It empowers the federal government to limit carbon pollution from motor vehicles. That’s why I urge the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Houston can't make pollution laws, state court rulesQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Houston can't make pollution laws, state court rules
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
EPA, DEQ tougher on asbestos than worker safety agencypenalties against companies that violate asbestos laws. The EPA and MDEQ share
EPA, DEQ tougher on asbestos than worker safety agency
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
penalties against companies that violate asbestos laws. The EPA and MDEQ share responsibility for enforcing the federal Clean Air Act, which, among other provisions, prohibits the release of asbestos into the environment. Since 2009, the DEQ... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Contractors expose Michigan workers to deadly asbestosthe asbestos release at the Consumers Energy plant near Kalamazoo because of it
Contractors expose Michigan workers to deadly asbestos
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
the asbestos release at the Consumers Energy plant near Kalamazoo because of its responsibility for enforcing the Clean Air Act. In a case subsequently prosecuted by the U.S. Justice Department, court records paint a picture of hazardous... Read more
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CNN
The awkward truth of 'make America great again'President Richard Nixon established the Environmental Protection Agency, the Na
The awkward truth of 'make America great again'
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
President Richard Nixon established the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Environmental Policy Act and the Clean Air Act, declaring it was "now or never" to start saving the environment. As for campaigns that pine for rosier... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Much environmental work remains, especially with climate changemost American cities because the environmentalists he castigates raised the ala
Much environmental work remains, especially with climate change
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
most American cities because the environmentalists he castigates raised the alarm, stubbornly lobbied Congress to pass the Clean Air Act, and then fought to enforce it. We have clean water for much the same reasons. We only see eagles, ospreys,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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Island Packet
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DENR lauds SC for speeding up litigation on environmental casesultimate correctness or propriety of such orders has run its full course, inclu
DENR lauds SC for speeding up litigation on environmental cases
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
ultimate correctness or propriety of such orders has run its full course, including multiple and sequential appeal… which may take several years.” Through the EMB, the DENR enforces environmental laws including the Clean Air Act and Clean Water... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air lawsQuality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanism
Texas court blocks Houston from using tougher clean-air laws
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Quality in abating air pollution." "The city will employ other legal mechanisms, including those allowed under the Texas Clean Air Act and Water Code, to monitor and take action against those who pollute the city's air in violation of state and... Read more
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