The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was created for the purpose of protecting human health and the environment by writing and enforcing regulations based on laws passed by congress. This infographic depicts interesting facts and figures about citations and fines enforced by the EPA. Please click on the image below to see the full infographic.
This week Kristy and I discuss OSHA citation’s, EPA fines, calls for an end to fossil fuel subsidies, electrical safety month and more on EHS This Week.
In addition we touch on a huge EPA audit of radiation monitoring sites across the U.S., as well as an EPA chemist reinstated after a whistleblower suit went before the federal Merit Systems Protection Board.
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