New emissions violate a global treaty and could delay the ozone layer’s recovery.
A patchwork of policies on water pollution, pesticides and oil and gas drilling have emerged across the United States.
The findings, issued nearly a year after Pruitt resigned amid controversy over his spending, travel and ties to lobbyists and outside groups, highlight the fiscal impact of his penchant for high-end travel and accommodations.
The verdict sunk Bayer’s stock to close at its lowest level in nearly seven years.
A federal court also has ordered the EPA to ban chlorpyrifos, but the Trump administration has appealed the ruling.
The guidance comes as the agency’s leader asserts that ‘most of the threats from climate change are 50 to 75 years out.’
“What we do in the next 20 years will determine the future for all life on Earth," the famed naturalist says.
“There are people in the administration who don’t think climate change is a risk, or is real, and there are people in the administration who do think it’s a risk and is real.”
Florence made landfall in North Carolina on Friday, battering the state with a powerful combination of wind and rain. At least five deaths have been linked to the storm, according to officials.