Epa Quotes

Quotes tagged as "epa" (showing 1-4 of 4)
Kenneth Eade
“The FDA and the EPA are supposed to be protecting us, not the people who make the poison.”
Kenneth Eade, An Involuntary Spy

“Are you afraid that you're hurting your national auto industry? - Environmental protection isn't a burden. It's innovation. Protecting a backward industry is no way to promote innovation. The government's role is to set standards and then ensure fair competition in the market. You win the market through fair competition.”
Chai Jing

Kenneth Eade
“I think you know how it works, Senator. The big chemical companies fill the coffers of one of your colleagues who is a lawmaker from an agricultural state such as, well, let’s take Iowa, for example, and the lawmaker recommends the president to install industry executives in high positions, such as the head of the FDA or the EPA, and, this way, the industry can approve its own products without safety testing.”
kenneth eade, An Involuntary Spy

“Chemical manufacturers are responsible for reporting any potential problems they discover about these products. This makes Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chemical risk management dependent on information volunteered by industry, and industry has little incentive to look for damning problems or to disclose all it knows.”
Nena Baker