Last week, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler talked to Congress. Members had questions about his recent changes to the National Ambient Air Quality Standards updates for particulate matter and ozone. Wheeler’s comments last week and earlier make clear that he either doesn’t understand or isn’t being honest about how the EPA is proceeding as it sets health-protective air pollution standards. Here’s the reality around three points that Administrator Wheeler isn’t clear on.
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Three Things EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler Doesn’t Understand About Ambient Air Pollution Standards
Gretchen Goldman, Research Director, Center for Science and Democracy
April 11, 2019 9:49 AM EDT