Category: Epa

White House frustrated with EPA’s Scott Pruitt

Senior White House aides are exasperated with Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, the already embattled Cabinet secretary who now finds himself at the center of an expanding controversy over his decision to rent a room in Washington, DC, from the family of an energy lobbyist.

EPA’s Tie to Monsanto Could Be Disastrous for Us

An EPA report on glyphosate was recently taken down just three days after it was published. And it’s a move that has both Republicans – and progressives – up in arms. Conservatives are quick to declare how much they hate the EPA and it’s “job-killing regulations.” But progressives want to know why the EPA relies

Faces of EPA: Joe Ebersole

NOTE: If you need captions, please click the CC button on the player to turn them on. Meet a research fishery biologist working in our Western Ecology Division. Take a peek at how he gets to observe fish for EPA. For more information about Careers at EPA, visit http://www.epa.gov/careers For more about EPA: http://www.epa.gov/ We

Faces of EPA: Jana Compton

NOTE: If you need captions, please click the CC button on the player to turn them on. Meet Jana Compton, she is a research ecologist at EPA’s National Health and Environmental Effects Laboratory located in Corvallis, OR. Jana’s research focuses on water quality and the impacts of nutrient pollution, like nitrogen and phosphorous, on water

Climate Change Report vs. EPA Chief Scott Pruitt | The New York Times

Climate Change Report vs. EPA Chief Scott Pruitt | The New York Times A draft report by scientists from 13 federal agencies directly contradicts statements by Scott Pruitt, the E.P.A. administrator, that human contribution to climate change is uncertain. Subscribe on YouTube: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n A draft report from 13 federal agencies directly contradicts statements from the Trump