Major Environmental Laws
http://www.epa.gov/lawsregs/index.html

Environmental Protection Agency


This site provides a listing of major environmental laws and regulations which may be viewed in full text or as summary versions. Laws include the National Environmental Policy Act, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (Superfund), the Endangered Species Act, the Freedom of Information Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the Safe Drinking Water Act and others.

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Cutting Edge

Subject: Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Air quality, Environmental Science:Air Quality, Policy:US National Policy
Resource Type: Policy Resources, Scientific Resources:Collection
Grade Level: General Public, Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), College Upper (15-16)
Environmental Policy: US National Policy
Health Topics: Public Policy
Topics: Human Dimensions/ResourcesKeywords: CERCLA, NEPA, OSHA, RCRA