Government, Equipment, Safety

EPA Will Review Salmon-Killing Chemical in Vehicle Tires

U.S. regulators say they will review the use of a chemical found in most tires as West Coast Native American tribes petition to have it banned because it kills salmon as they return from the ocean.

Mark Thiessen | Associated Press
November 6, 2023
Government, Business, Fuel

US Approves Oil, Gas Leasing Plan for Alaska Wildlife Refuge

The Trump administration on Aug. 17 took another step to opening Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to drilling for oil and gas, potentially fulfilling a decadeslong dream for Republicans.

Mark Thiessen | Associated Press
August 17, 2020