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EPA regulation of carbon dioxide to begin January 2
On January 2, President Obama's Environmental Protection Agency will start requiring that American industries use the "best available control technologies" to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. This action will:
Congress needs to immediately revise the Clean Air Act in order to exclude carbon dioxide from possible consideration as a pollutant. Carbon dioxide is one of the three chemical compounds (along with oxygen and water) needed to sustain life on earth. It is not a pollutant.
Comment by guy gard, 12/16/2010:
that is a truly idiotic statement.
Response to this comment by Roger Taylor, 12/17/2010:
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