Lists federal and state agencies as well as pertinent health, safety, and environmental laws, with brief comments on each law's intent. Covers pollution prevention, air and radiation, surface water, ground water, pesticides, hazardous waste, solid waste, public health, community safety, health and environmental risk, enforcement, and much more. Will help anyone understand how EPA looks at the environment. Extensive glossary of terms and acronyms. Illustrated.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) of the Department of Interior maintains the list of 632 endangered species (326 ... Under FIFRA, EPA can issue emergency suspensions of certain pesticides to cancel or restrict their use if an endangered species will be adversely affected. ... The Fish and Wildlife Service works with U.S. Customs agents to stop the illegal trade of species, including the Black Rhino, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Guide to Environmental Issues, 1995|
|Author||:||Julie K. Pangman|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1997-03|