US Environmental Protection Agency

Under fire for ethics scandals, US EPA chief Pruitt resigns

US Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, who had been lauded by US President Donald Trump for his aggressive efforts to roll back environmental regulations, resigns yesterday under heavy fire for a series of ethics-related controversies.

December 16, 2018
December 16, 2018

Trump to name new interior secy as Ryan Zinke departs

US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who has aggressively sought to roll back Obama-era environmental protections, is to leave his post at the end of the year.

July 6, 2018
July 6, 2018
USA

Under fire for ethics scandals, US EPA chief Pruitt resigns

US Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, who had been lauded by US President Donald Trump for his aggressive efforts to roll back environmental regulations, resigns yesterday under heavy fire for a series of ethics-related controversies.

March 18, 2018
March 18, 2018

Dhaka’s air ranked among the worst, again

Dhaka’s air quality has been rated, once again, as one of the worst in the world, according to an index prepared by the US Environmental Protection Agency.

August 19, 2016
August 19, 2016

Harley-Davidson to pay $12 million fine over motorcycle emissions

Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG.N) agreed to pay a $12 million civil fine and stop selling illegal after-market devices that cause its motorcycles to emit too much pollution, the US Justice Department said on Thursday.