The Environmental Protection Agency agreed to delay a ban on HFC-134a — a blowing agent utilized in the application of marine flotation foam — from 2017 to 2020.
The Environmental Protection Agency is an independent agency of the U.S. government that coordinates programs that aim to reduce pollution and protect the environment.
Time-strapped marina executives have lots of software choices to help them manage their operations. Staying compliant with ever-expanding environmental regulations is a whole different challenge.
Foam Supplies Inc. said it is adding more than 50,000 square feet of ecomate production and warehousing capacity because of increased customer demand for ecomate foam blowing agent and in preparation for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s pending phase-outs of HFC blowing agents.
The Environmental Protection Agency recently settled an oil industry lawsuit and agreed to set the ethanol blending mandates for this year and last year by Nov. 30.
A Washington watchdog group is suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, saying the agency’s rollback of ethanol mandates in 2014 was the result of oil industry lobbying efforts.
The latest court case over labeling E15 was thrown out Tuesday because the industries bringing the complaint, including the recreational boating industry, can’t show people have been harmed as a result of the misfueling regulation.
There has been plenty of reporting about the potential effects of rising water levels brought on by global warming and low-lying South Florida has drawn the lion’s share of ink.
Nearly 30 years after the first lionfish was spotted off South Florida, the venomous, ravenous invasive species has spread at an alarming rate.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy today released a new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan that lays out steps federal agencies will take during the next five years to protect water quality, control invasive species and restore habitat in the largest surface freshwater system in the world.
Germany is making an ambitious effort to remake its electricity system and its citizens soon will get 30 percent of their power from renewable energy sources.