EPA “finally” finalizes WOTUS repeal

The Obama administration’s WOTUS rule was that it broadened the scope of federal control so much that even ditches that happened to fill with water could fall under the government’s “navigable waters” scope of authority.

By |2019-09-16T15:12:18-05:00September 16th, 2019|Environment|Comments Off on EPA “finally” finalizes WOTUS repeal

Prodding Trump’s EPA to reexamine “Endangerment Finding”

BY WILLIAM KOVACS: without independent testing of the factual claims establishing its Finding, EPA retains the power to regulate all energy-producing and energy-using activities throughout the United States – and thus to regulate our production, consumption, transportation, employment base and living standards.

By |2019-01-07T15:04:08-05:00January 7th, 2019|Regulation|Comments Off on Prodding Trump’s EPA to reexamine “Endangerment Finding”

EPA reins in murky “WOTUS” rule

Gabriella Hoffman: President Obama’s EPA deemed all bodies of water—including puddles and ditches— as “navigable waters” subject to regulation under the WOTUS rule.

By |2018-12-21T16:58:04-05:00December 19th, 2018|Regulation|Comments Off on EPA reins in murky “WOTUS” rule

Unfounded fears about synthetic pesticides

By Steve Goreham. Our modern society suffers from “chemophobia." Will insects eat our crops or people? Scientific evidence shows that everyday exposure to synthetic pesticides is negligible and that widespread pesticide fears are unfounded.

By |2018-11-15T10:34:08-05:00November 15th, 2018|Environment|Comments Off on Unfounded fears about synthetic pesticides