Tag: EPA

EPA takes action to rescind WOTUS rule

June 28, 2017By

The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a rule to rescind the Clean Water Rule and re-codify the text that existed prior to 2015 to define Waters of the United States (WOTUS).

White House soaking in comments regarding regulations

April 18, 2017By

According to a report, the Trump administration is inclined to accept a number of public comments regarding the regulation of U.S. businesses.

Trump seeks aggregate industry input for regulations

March 10, 2017By

In one of President Trump’s orders, he asked the aggregate industry for which regulations to target, the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association reports.

Trump orders EPA to reconsider WOTUS rule

March 1, 2017By

President Donald Trump is expected to order the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to review and reconsider the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule.

Cabinet update: EPA head confirmed, DOL nominee withdraws

February 21, 2017By

Scott Pruitt, Oklahoma’s attorney general, was confirmed as U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator. Also, the Trump administration tapped a new nominee to head the Department of Labor following Andy Puzder’s withdrawal.

Next generation dredging

February 10, 2017By

The 30-ft.-long “speed bump” sits alongside the river, serving as a tangible example for curious passersby of the […]

NSSGA: Pruitt can bring order to EPA

January 23, 2017By

Mike Johnson, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) president and CEO, affirmed the industry’s support for Scott Pruitt.

Supreme Court agrees to hear WOTUS rule petition

January 23, 2017By

The Supreme Court agreed to hear a petition regarding the proper venue for the case against the WOTUS rule.