215May 7, 2008
Science and Environmental Regulatory Decisions
The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Public Sector Solutions to Global Warming, Oversight, and Children’s Health Protection held a hearing on environmental ...
31Sep 3, 2002
Clean Air Standards
Witnesses testified about proposed revisions to the Clean Air Act. Among the topics they addressed were air quality standards, health threats from pollution, and the basis for making changes.
65Mar 7, 2002
Lung Cancer and Air Pollution
Dr. Thurston talked about a report he co-wrote on the links between air pollution and lung cancer. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
53Feb 11, 2002
Air Quality at Ground Zero
Witnesses testified about the potential impact on public health of the September 11 World Trade Center attacks and subsequent clean-up efforts at the site. Topics included the levels of debris ...
41Jul 26, 2001
Electrical Power Plant Emissions
Witnesses testified about the impact on the environment and public health of emissions from power generating facilities. Among the issues addressed were ways to reduce greenhouse gasses, the ...