Environmental Protection Agency

File photo of a cow on a farm. (Photo by Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

EPA Can’t Regulate Livestock Farms It Can’t Find

The report to Congress was blunt: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had failed to regulate pollution from the nation’s livestock farms — many capable of generating more waste than some cities — because it lacked information as basic as how many farms even existed.


The Potomac River (Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

The Potomac River Receives A ‘D’ Grade In Pollution For Second Straight Year

The Potomac River, once so polluted that President Johnson called it ‘national disgrace’, seems to be heading back in that direction and a potential revision to the Clean Water Act could make it even easier to pollute.


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Fairfax Tech Company Receives $15 Million Contract With E.P.A.

Consulting and technology services provider ICF International has been awarded a $15 million contract with the Environmental Protection Agency.




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