Posts Tagged ‘ USEPA ’

Tips for Reducing Home Heating Bills this Winter

Dec 13th, 2010 | By
Tips for Reducing Home Heating Bills this Winter

With cold weather setting in across the northern hemisphere, homeowners are looking for ways to heat their homes while reducing their energy bills. The U.S. EPA’s Energy Star program offers five easy energy saving tips that can help you stay warm while keeping money in your wallet. […]



USEPA Denies Petition to Ban Lead in Fishing Gear

Nov 23rd, 2010 | By
USEPA Denies Petition to Ban Lead in Fishing Gear

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has denied a petition calling for a ban on the manufacture, use and processing of lead in fishing gear. The announcement dated November 4, 2010 followed the EPA’s announcement in August that it had denied a petition calling for a ban on the manufacture and distribution of lead ammunition used for hunting. […]



U.S. SPCC Deadline Extended — AGAIN

Nov 4th, 2010 | By
U.S. SPCC Deadline Extended — AGAIN

In October 2010, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) extended the Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) compliance date by one year for certain facilities.  Facilities covered under the October 2010 amendments have until November 10, 2011 to implement their new or amended SPCC Plans in accordance with revisions that have been made to the
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Download the U.S. TSCA Inventory

Apr 9th, 2010 | By
Download the U.S. TSCA Inventory

In March 2010, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provided free public access to the consolidated Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Chemical Substance Inventory on its website for the first time. The TSCA inventory contains EPA’s consolidated list of industrial chemicals. This article provides source links for downloading the TSCA inventory.