Make Your Voice Heard: ROLLBACK OF AIR POLLUTION STANDARDS — OIL AND GAS SECTOR 

Comment by August 9 The Trump Administration wants to delay and weaken emission controls that would reduce greenhouse gas emissions and asthma-inducing smog.  The public comment period is ongoing; comments must be received on or before 11:59 pm August 9. Summary EPA has proposed to delay key elements of methane air quality emissions standards for …

EPA’s Office of Water Seeking Feedback on Reducing Regulatory Burden

Your opportunity to comment! Consistent with Executive Order 13777, EPA is seeking public input on existing regulations that could be repealed, replaced or modified to make them less burdensome. As a part of this effort, we will be accepting written public comments through May 15, 2017, at docket EPA-HQ-OA-2017-0190. In addition, EPA's Office of Water …

Air quality program cuts

Air quality grants to states 30%1 Through a competitive process, EPA provides funding to state and local governments for activities such as air quality monitoring, transportation (mobile source management), climate change, indoor air and pollution control.2 Sources of air pollutants and environmental conditions vary from state to state, and these grants are designed to give …

What EPA Budget Cuts & Regulatory Rollbacks 
Mean for Public Health & Environmental Protection

Over the next few days, we will be posting a series of write-ups about the EPA (and NOAA) programs that the Trump Administration is proposing to reduce and/or eliminate. We'll start with an overview of the Trump budget proposal, with a look at how much taxpayers pay for EPA and its environmental programs. Then we'll walk through programs …