air quality Archive

  • Los Angeles Basin Smog

    EPA’s New Ozone Standards: Shifting the Burden of Pollution onto Big Industry

    To supplement Crag’s work representing Inupiat organizations along the North Slope of Alaska on offshore oil and gas drilling matters, I’ve been researching the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed revision of current ozone health standards set to be finalized this summer.  The new ozone standards would...

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  • Happy Faces

    Appeals Board Rejects Air Permits for Offshore Drilling in the Arctic

    Late last week, the Environmental Appeals Board (EAB or Board) in Washington, DC rejected two air permits issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to Shell Oil for proposed offshore drilling projects in the Arctic.  The Crag Law Center represented local Inupiat organizations in the...

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