"Environmental Protection Agency"

5 Things To Know | EPA Unit Blocks Independent Investigations

May 7, 2014

This week, the inspector general’s office from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accused a small unit within the agency of operating illegally as a “rogue law enforcement agency” that has been blocking independent investigations of the EPA for years.

Are Regulations Affecting Manufacturing?

August 21, 2012

A new report commissioned by the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation points to burdensome regulations as a major cause for slowdown in the manufacturing industry.

The Story of Business: The List Company, Inc.

May 21, 2012

In our fifth video in our Story of Business series, we hear from Rob Latham, the owner of the List Company Inc., where we learn that regulations should be effective and not excessive. In 2007, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) nearly caused his small business in South Carolina to cease operations. The culprit? The labels on the product.