Volume 93 Issue 48 | p. 12 | News of The Week
Issue Date: December 7, 2015 | Web Date: December 1, 2015

ACS Joins Science Organizations Rebuking Congressional Climate Inquiry

House Science Committee Chairman demands documents, e-mails related to climate change paper
Department: Business
News Channels: Environmental SCENE
Keywords: renewable fuel standard, EPA, biofuels, ethanol, policy

Several major scientific societies contend that a probe by the powerful chair of the House of Representatives Science, Space, & Technology Committee could have a chilling effect on government scientists and their work.

The American Chemical Society and six other large science organizations sent a letter to Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas) in late November outlining their “grave concern” about his investigation into federal climate change . . .

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