Environmental Law FAQs
What Is The Environmental Protection Agency?
A: President Richard Nixon created the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 1970. It administers the vast majority of environmental laws and also coordinates … More
What Is The Clean Air Act?
A: The Clean Air Act was established in 1955. In 1970, the responsibility for setting airquality standards was switched from the state governments to the federal … More
What Are Some Of The More Common Environmental Violations That Can Result In Serious Penalties?
A: If you review the cases provided by the EPA, there seems to be a broad variety of violations resulting in serious penalties. The more serious ones result in … More
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