Trump Admin Rolls Back Regulations on Toxic Mercury Emissions
Source: democracynow.org
Monday, Apr 20, 2020 16:48 by InvestingPie

In environmental news, the Trump administration has rolled back regulations on emissions of toxic mercury and other pollutants from coal- and oil-fired power plants.
The new rule changes how the Environmental Protection Agency will run cost-benefit analyses for power plants:
The perceived health benefits of cutting pollution will be reduced, while the economic costs of curbing pollution will be increased.
Mercury is a highly toxic metal that causes brain damage and birth defects.

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Very informative
05-03 04:23 by Liam
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