Pat Rizzuto

The EPA—not states—should regulate fertilizer waste storage sites, environmental groups say, pointing to problems like those in Florida where a leak in a reservoir wall nearly unleashed millions of gallons of wastewater. The vast pools of acidic, radioactive wastewater are “environmental disasters waiting to happen,” said Jaclyn Lopez, senior attorneyContinue Reading Logo

A federal agency focused on entrepreneurship and innovation is advancing its mission with local and grassroots initiatives, while sharing lessons on increasing diversity in those sectors. The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (PTO) kicked off its annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium with a fireside chat on advancing women in intellectual property. 2021Continue Reading

Shocking Censorship Patterns of Federal Environmental Agency Websites Under Trump

Courtesy of Union Of Concerned Scientists.By Gretchen Gehrke, Marcy Beck, Eric Nost, Shannan Lenke Stoll, Environmental Data and Governance Initiative, UCS Science Network, UCS This post is a part of a series on #ScienceforPublicGood. Over the last four years, the Environmental Data and Governance Initiative (EDGI) has documented and analyzed changes to federal environmentalContinue Reading

What the federal government has to offer small businesses led by women

Breadcrumb Trail Links Entrepreneur Government has almost doubled its investment to nearly $5 billion during the pandemic to help women-led businesses Author of the article: Mary Teresa Bitti, Special to Financial Post Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade. Photo by Justin Tang/The Canadian Press filesContinue Reading