EPA report cites progress on environmental justice

January 12, 2021
EPA has released a report highlighting progress in advancing environmental justice (EJ) for minority, low-income communities and tribes across the country that touts “tangible improvements” that the Trump administration has made in EJ areas, funded through more than $160 million in grants for brownfield cleanups and other efforts. The Jan. 11 report assesses equity actions undertaken in fiscal year 2020 to find “tangible improvements that EPA is making across this country to help Environmental Justice communities become healthier,” Administrator Andrew...

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