“Under her leadership, the EPA has taken sensible and important steps to protect the air we breathe and the water we drink, including implementing the first national standard for harmful mercury pollution ... carbon-heavy tar sands oil …
Obama’s recent rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline project-which would have transported dirty Alberta tar sands oil across U.S. soil-was another triumph, as were establishing the first national standards to limit mercury and other air …
It is certainly not comparable to the tailing ponds spills in the tar ... mercury and lead - all of which get extracted by mining. But everyone knows that arsenic is a poison, isn't it? It depends. To quote Paracelsus: "Only the dose makes
But he defended other regulations his administration has handed down, including the power-plant regulation (known as the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards ... mile pipeline carrying oil from Alberta’s tar sands region to Gulf Coast refineries …
“Under her leadership, the EPA has taken sensible and important steps to protect the air we breathe and the water we drink, including implementing the first national standard for harmful mercury pollution ... carbon-heavy tar sands oil …
The wave of Crude By Rail (CBR) of proposed projects, such as the Valero Benicia CBR project, are designed to facilitate the importation of extreme crudes, such volatile oil from the Bakken fields and volatile heavy crude from the Canadian …
She shepherded another rule that forces power plants to control mercury and other toxic pollutants for the ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans dedicated much of …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration’s chief environmental watchdog, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans dedicated …