Local officials and regulatory experts discuss community, business and economic impacts of environmental laws included in the Clean Air Act HOUSTON (Feb. 12, 2016) – Yesterday, twenty expert speakers made presentations during the 19th Annual Hot Air Topics (HAT) Conference of the Air & Waste Management Association - Gulf Coast Chapter (AWMA-GCC). The conference [...]
The Economic Alliance recently hosted it's bi-monthly Board & Membership Meeting as guests of San Jacinto College. Attendees heard from Chancellor Dr. Brenda Hellyer on the "San Jac Tomorrow" Bond Proposal that is up for vote on November 4th. The bond, if approved, will fund improvements to several campus buildings and allow for an expansion [...]
Ms. Hundley is now responsible for planning and directing all aspects of the organization's operational policies, objectives, and initiatives, as well as the development and oversight of comprehensive public affairs and communications strategies. She will maintain her role as Vice President of Public Affairs. See her announcement in the Houston Business Journal HERE.
A great time was had by all participants at this year's Petrochemical & Maritime Outlook Conference. Below are photos from each of the associated events. Presentations (as allowed by speaker) will follow in a separate post, but we wanted to go ahead and get these up for all of our attendees. We are already planning [...]
What is NAAQS? The National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone is an outdoor air regulation established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Clean Air Act. Ozone is a naturally occurring gas composed of oxygen molecules. Ground-level ozone occurs both naturally and due to chemical reactions between nitrogen oxides and volatile organic [...]