28 Jun '17, 2pm

Trump's EPA moves to kill Obama's Clean Water Rule

Trump's EPA moves to kill Obama's Clean Water Rule

The Clean Water Rule was put in place to help clarify those convoluted regulations that inadequately protected the nation’s waterways. The Obama administration put the regulation in place after 1,200 peer reviewed studies were completed, and recommendations were formed to protect the country’s waterways from pollution. But industry chafed at the regulation, claiming it was onerous, and it was put on hold after 13 states sued the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers. Trump ordered the EPA to review the rule, calling it, in his typically eloquent style, “horrible, horrible” and a “massive power grab.”

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/trumps-epa-moves-to-kill-obamas-clea...

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