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Bipartisan senators propose forcing EPA to set drinking water standard for 'forever chemicals'

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/448659-congress-would-force-epa-to-regulate-harmful-forever-chemicals-inA bipartisan group of senators on Thursday filed an amendment that would force the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to set a drinking water standard for so-called forever chemicals.Sens. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), Tom Carper (D-… Original Title: […]

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Oregon officials start work removing barrels labeled with Agent Orange chemicals from bottom of lake

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/448672-oregon-officials-start-work-removing-barrels-labeled-with-agentOregon officials with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week began removing barrels recently discovered at the bottom of Wallowa Lake marked as containing chemicals.The Twitter account for U.S. EPA Region 10 tweeted about the… Original […]