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2015 EPA Budget Proposal

In early March, the Obama Administration proposed the Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 2015) budget for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  The proposed budget of $7.89 billion is $309.9 million below the enacted level for the EPA in Fiscal Year 2014. … Continue reading

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Fuel Efficiency Standards Finalized

The Obama Administration issued final standards regarding fuel efficiency on Tuesday.  The groundbreaking standard will increase fuel economy for cars and light duty trucks to 54.5 mpg by Model Year 2025.  This increase will almost double the fuel efficiency of … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Announces Strategy to Promote Electronics Recycling

On Wednesday July 20, 2011, the Obama Administration unveiled a federal strategy that promotes the electronics recycling market.  The announcement was made at a certified electronics recycling center in Austin, Texas.  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, … Continue reading

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