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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 512–518.
Published: 01 April 1982
... created at much the same time. As I noted earlier, OSHA has had a history of mounting misfortune similar to that of such agencies as EPA, the FTC, and the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Why is it that so many agencies involved in transferring resources by regulation from private...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 299–328.
Published: 01 April 1992
... extraordinarily rapid congres- sional and agency action, to a concern which virtually disappeared from public notice and from the national environmental agenda. Medical waste regulations have been adopted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and programs based on those regulations have been...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 June 1990
... . 1986 . EPA: A Qualified Success. In Controversies in Environmental Policy, ed. Sheldon Kamieniecki, Robert O'Brien, and Michael Clarke. Albany: State University of New York Press. Congressional Quarterly. 1987 . 100th Congress Committees. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly. Davidson...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 607–611.
Published: 01 August 1978
... by-product. EPA is particularly concerned about chloroform because it has caused cancer in test animals and may pose the same risk to humans. EPA stated ominously that, "Most public water supply systems use chlorine to disinfect water and THMs are present in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 518–521.
Published: 01 April 1982
...’ decade-long story of bureaucratic inadequacy. While Ackerman and Hassler blame much of EPA’s poor performance on the means-forcing statute, they acknowledge that there were opportunities for creative statutory interpretation that EPA did not utilize. The problem here is less with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 999–1001.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., which was supposed to help speed cleanup by supplying a ready source of revenue, has proved to be a morass. Years and years go by, as companies that have been tagged by EPA as PRPs attempt to mini- mize their financial exposure by trying to drag other firms, whom they claim are also PRPs, into...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 165–190.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... Tarlock. 1974 . The Uses of Scientific Information in Environmental Decision-making. Southern California Law Review 48 : 371 -427. Heath , C. 1991 . Comments Regarding the Epidemiologic Aspects of the October 1990 EPA Review Draft “Evaluation of the Potential Carcinogenicity of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 473–508.
Published: 01 June 2003
... , U.S. EPA, 13 July. Available on-line at www.environmentaldefense.org/documents/239_Petition . Freyne, Peter 2000 . Money's the Best Medicine. Seven Days (Burlington, VT), 24 May. Fulmer, Melinda. 2000 . EPA, FDA, to Review Data before Deciding on Taco-Shell Recall. Los Angeles Times , 19...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 751–780.
Published: 01 August 2014
... political salience or interest group relevance. Separately, Congress has increasingly placed deadlines on rulemaking that some agencies, like the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), regularly miss. One study showed that the EPA met less than 20 percent of the 328 rulemaking deadlines found in the Clean...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1153–1186.
Published: 01 December 2004
... . EPA's Section 309 Review: The Clean Air Act and NEPA . es.epa.gov/oeca/ofa/brochure.html . ———. 2001 . EPA Office of Federal Activities, EIS Page Lengths , August 10. es.epa.gov/oeca/ofa/length.html . U.S. National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Division of Extramural Research and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 120–143.
Published: 01 February 1983
... EPA Rodenticide Act Toxic Substances Control Act EPA Federal Meat Inspection Act USDA Consumer Product Safety Act CPSC Atomic Energy Act NRC ‘‘ Risk-Only’ ’ Solid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 395–398.
Published: 01 April 1983
... figures quoted are from studies published by EPA in 1978 and 1973; the estimates are out-of-date and dubious. This illustrates one of the foremost questions facing policymakers today: How big is the problem? How much hazardous waste is being generated? Is the amount increasing or decreasing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 329–342.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Compensation and Benefits Lead-Hazard Reduction . Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development . U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) . n.d. EPA's Budget and Spending (Enacted Budget for Fiscal Years 1970 – 2011) . www.epa.gov/planandbudget/budget.html (accessed October...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 502–512.
Published: 01 April 1982
... problem. In the late 1960s and early 1970s a significant number of new agencies were created which have been seen as regulating in pursuit of “social” rather than the traditional “economic” goals. Examples include the Envi- ronmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Highway Transporta...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 181–184.
Published: 01 February 1992
... far to demonstrate a link between exposure to the polluted water and leukemia-has been criticized by the EPA, the Centers for Disease Control, the American Cancer Society, and by other faculty at Harvard. It’s a biased study, the critics say, partly because of its definitional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 1001–1004.
Published: 01 August 1993
... force. Their final chapter presents an exhaustive catalogue of such alternative ap- proaches. They assert that adoption of these more fruitful options would be hastened if the EPA, as well as state and local enforcement agencies, restricted itself to “macropolicy,” abandoning “micromanagement...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 757–760.
Published: 01 August 1988
... holds for other regulatory bodies as well, especially the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The state of Wisconsin, for example, is considering a proposal that would regulate hundreds of air pollutants at minimal “best available technology” standards, rather than using resources to develop...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 June 1981
..., radiation, industrial plant smoke, and pesticides, among other sources. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), private in- dustry and the military generate 35 million metric tons of hazardous wastes a year, 90 percent of which is improperly disposed. About 30,000 hazardous...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 203–213.
Published: 01 February 1983
... funded by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to analyze health care needs of the unemployed and their families. John Deegan, Jr., has been appointed Associate Dean of the School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago. Formerly with the EPA, Deegan au- thored an EPA final report...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2006) 31 (6): 1151–1156.
Published: 01 December 2006
... dropped and owners had a hard time selling. Many residents banded together to push local polluters and government regulators (at all levels) for stricter envi- ronmental standards and cleanups. Activists in the HAPIC did win some victories, such as a Brownfields grant from the EPA. Some...