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American Airlines’ new plane disinfectant works for a full week, but doesn’t stop the main way COVID-19 spreads

The Environmental Protection Agency issued an emergency authorization for American Airlines to use a new anti-microbial product to protect against COVID-19 on aircraft surfaces. The new product is effective for up to seven days, making it the longest-lasting surface protection approved by the EPA. While ‘SurfaceWise2’ protects against surface transmission, […]
American Airlines’ new plane disinfectant works for a full week, but doesn’t stop the main way COVID-19 spreads
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US EPA chief Scott Pruitt sent a bizarre, unapologetic resignation letter to Trump

The embattled, and now former, EPA administrator Scott Pruitt delivered a resignation letter that was both unapologetic and clear about one thing: he served President Donald Trump. Trump announced Pruitt’s departure on Thursday, after months of scandal surrounding Pruitt’s behaviour at the environmental agency. In his resignation letter, Pruitt made […]
US EPA chief Scott Pruitt sent a bizarre, unapologetic resignation letter to Trump
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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns amid scandal

President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that his embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief, Scott Pruitt, had resigned. Pruitt has for months faced increasing pressure to resign amid numerous reports about his ethically questionable leadership of the agency. Pruitt joins a long list of senior officials who have either been fired […]
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt resigns amid scandal
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3 top aides to embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt quit amid ethics investigations

Three top aides to Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt are leaving their posts as scrutiny of Pruitt’s leadership intensifies. Albert “Kell” Kelly, who was brought in to expedite toxic waste cleanups, resigned Tuesday amid criticism of his past work in banking in Oklahoma, where he was banned from the […]
3 top aides to embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt quit amid ethics investigations
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GOP’s Trey Gowdy ridicules Scott Pruitt’s first-class travel, suggests he become a ‘monk’ if he doesn’t want passengers to be mean to him

House Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy, a South Carolina Republican, said he’s troubled by recent reports of EPA chief Scott Pruitt’s unprecedented spending on his personal security and luxury travel. Gowdy argued that Pruitt’s first-class plane tickets, which Pruitt argues protect him from potentially dangerous passengers, is both ethically questionable and […]
GOP’s Trey Gowdy ridicules Scott Pruitt’s first-class travel, suggests he become a ‘monk’ if he doesn’t want passengers to be mean to him