EIA, ADAO say that all forms of asbestos are responsible for related lung, laryngeal, and ovarian cancers, and mesotherlioma.
The group filed a lawsuit in California against retailers and manufacturers for products containing propoxur without proper labeling.
The company will pay a $1.7 million penalty and spend millions to correct violations in seven states that were found after Invista took ownership of the DuPont facilities.
Albania Deleon, an asbestos removal training company president, did not appear for her sentencing hearing and was placed on the EPA's wanted list.
The California Air Resources Board next year will require auto maintenance shops to check the tire pressure of the vehicles they service.
A real estate company and property owners will pay a penalty and more than $2 million in lead paint abatement work in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
EPA's new chemical toxicity strategy will incorporate methods that use advances in molecular biology, genomics, and computational sciences.