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Activists Challenge EPA at Hearing on Flight Pollution

Jim Lee, Max Bliss, Patrick Roddie, Michael Saraceno, and Amanda Baise speak at the world’s first hearing on flight pollution. The Environmental Protection Agency held a public hearing its Washington, D.C., headquarters to hear from environmental groups, aircraft industry representatives, private citizens and others on their reactions to the agency’s newly-released carbon emissions standards for commercial aircraft.

Did the EPA listen to our warnings?  You betcha. So did the Obama administration, the ICAO, and the rest of the world.  Working overtime during an extremely contentious election, the Powers that Be gathered, wrote an agreement to use biofuels for “contrail control” and dropped the EPA lawsuit.  Once again, the airline industry skirted the law:

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