EPA urges citizens to clear out medicine cabinets for drug take-back events

September 23, 2010 | Rural

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is lending its support and expertise for drug take-back events sponsored by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). The events will take place at 1,700 sites around the country on Saturday, September…

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New Book Examines America’s Delusional Fixation on Bottled Water

July 6, 2010 | Population, Rural

The 21st century has become the age of bottled water. Although most Americans have access to clean, safe drinking water from their own sinks, millions no longer trust the taps.Instead, under the influence of advertising from bottled water companies, they…

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EPA proposes veto of mine permit under Clean Water Act

March 30, 2010 | Rural

WASHINGTON (EPA) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on March 26 its proposal under the Clean Water Act to significantly restrict or prohibit mountain top mining at the Spruce No. 1 surface mine in Logan County, W. Va.…

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