The concentration of hexavalent chromium in the wells is far under the legal limit, but some regulators have pointed to health risks.
An EPA webpage states that hexavalent chromium poses longterm health risks when consumed in levels greater than the drinking water standard over many years.
A March letter states that the Environmental Protection Agency would consider “all or portions of Bexar County as, at best, unclassifiable.”
Before the Senate’s midday vote Monday to reopen government, federal employees and tourists in San Antonio got a taste of a shutdown.
This is the first local analysis that directly addresses how ground-level ozone pollution impacts San Antonio’s public health and economy.
Established in San Antonio under the auspices of NAFTA, the bank is a financial institution created and capitalized in equal parts by the U.S. and Mexico.
The effort to “make the EPA great again” delegitimizes climate scientists around the globe and adversely impacts the design and construction industry.
After Donald Trump’s first month in Washington, he has made straight for some of his most controversial campaign promises – moving ahead with plans for his border wall, attempting to ban refugees from seven predominantly Muslim countries, and escalating his war with the media.
When President Donald Trump’s administration silenced federal scientists and instructed the Environmental Protection Agency to freeze its grants Tuesday, a San Antonio scientist decided to take a cue from last weekend’s Women’s March and take a stand.
The United States and China recently ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change, with the Obama administration’s contribution being the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan — the largest climate-change regulation ever attempted in the United States — whose legality is currently being argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C.
Unfortunately, the public seems to know little about the Clean Power Plan, a point brought home to me recently when I spoke about energy to 200 accountants employed by one of the largest accounting firms. When I asked the group how many had heard of the Clean Power Plan, only about 10 people raised their hands.