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The Trump administration is reversing nearly 100 environmental rules. Here’s the full list

The White House has dismantled major climate and environmental policies focused on clean air, water, wildlife and toxic chemicals. Here’s how it adds up.
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The Trump administration is reversing nearly 100 environmental rules. Here's the full list

The White House has dismantled major climate and environmental policies focused on clean air, water, wildlife and toxic chemicals. Here’s how it adds up.
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Toxics

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Toxics

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www.nytimes.com
Toxics

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Toxics

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Toxics

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Toxics

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www.nytimes.com
Climate

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www.nytimes.com
Toxics

EPA inspector general to investigate Trump's biggest climate rollback

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Climate

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The majority of Americans said in a new poll that the government was not doing enough to address climate change.
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