The Next Group of Chemical Substances for Risk Evaluation Under Toxic Substances Control Act

The Next Group of Chemical Substances for Risk Evaluation Under Toxic Substances Control Act

On September 28, 2018 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took its first steps in identifying the next group of chemicals for risk evaluation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).  In this action, the EPA published a document entitled “A Working...
Understanding the Environmental Performance Index: How the US Stacks Up

Understanding the Environmental Performance Index: How the US Stacks Up

The measurement of environmental trends and performance provides a foundation upon which to establish effective policies. Over the past 20 years, Yale and Columbia Universities, in collaboration with the World Economic Forum, have developed a series of 24...
The Major Environmental Issues of 2018

The Major Environmental Issues of 2018

According to a recent survey conducted by ISideWith.com, there are 7 environmental issues on the minds of Americans in 2018. They are the following: Climate Change Paris Climate Agreement Offshore Oil Drilling Dakota Access Pipeline Alternative Energy Fracking Plastic...