E&ENews PM headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. AIR POLLUTION:

EPA to launch internal investigation into tests on human subjects

U.S. EPA's inspector general is launching an investigation into research conducted in the past two years that exposed subjects to potentially dangerous levels of air pollution. Carolyn Copper, EPA's assistant inspector general for program evaluation, said in a previously unreleased Oct. 22 letter that the evaluation focuses on experiments from 2010 and 2011 that tested the effects of fine particulates, or PM 2.5, and diesel exhaust on humans.

THIS AFTERNOON'S STORIES

Upcoming markups and hearings

Advertisement

E&E Interactive

E&E's Power Plan Hub

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Fiscal 2017 Budget and Appropriations
Drought
Global Climate Debate
Oregon Standoff
Nuclear Crisis

E&E Special Reports

Deep Underground
Heating up in the Heartland
National Park Service:100 Years
Ukraine Hacking
Dead Seas
Hot CO2mmodity
A Tale of Two Coal Towns
Sports at Risk
People To Watch 2016
Greater Expectations: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Advertisement

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos