#Regulation

  • Article: The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution
    Environment

    The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    “We have waited a long time and we cannot possibly wait any longer.” Read more

  • Article: There Are Fewer Plastic Bags on Seafloors Because of New Laws: Report
    Environment

    There Are Fewer Plastic Bags on Seafloors Because of New Laws: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    “This research shows how effective charges are at reducing plastic waste.” Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils
    Environment

    Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    All single-use plastic must be phased out by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of US Chemical Plants Vulnerable to Flooding and Spills
    Environment

    Thousands of US Chemical Plants Vulnerable to Flooding and Spills

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2018

    The Houston area has more than 100 chemical plants at moderate or high risk of flooding Read more

  • Article: Trump Withdraws Climate Denier From Top Environmental Post
    Environment

    Trump Withdraws Climate Denier From Top Environmental Post

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 5, 2018

    She said climate change was a "dogma that has little to do with science." Read more

  • Article: Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks
    Environment

    Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2017

    It’s a victory, but it’s also an outlier. Read more

  • Article: Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups
    Environment

    Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups

    By Joe McCarthy|June 23, 2017

    This would be a major win for the environment. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears
    Environment

    Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears

    By Joe McCarthy|June 23, 2017

    Wildlife advocates say the move is premature. Read more