Inside EPA - 05/10/2019

EPA Urged To Foster Use Of New Technologies But Funding Poses Hurdle

May 2, 2019
Companies and other supporters of new technologies that could revolutionize environmental protection by dramatically cutting pollution at lower costs are urging EPA to play a central role fostering the technologies’ use, but some experts warn that dwindling agency research funding could inhibit new technological advancement. EPA’s potential to act effectively as a clearinghouse for innovative environmental protection measures was among the issues debated at American University’s recent conference on “ EPA and the Future of Environmental Protection ” in Washington,...

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