The Environmental Source cover

The Competitive Enterprise Institute’s The Environmental Source (2008) is the essential reference book on environmental policy, covering a wide range of topics including global warming, free-market environmentalism, biotechnology, chemical risk, and more.

Employing a user-friendly format and easy-to-read style, it provides sourced facts and figures, additional references, and contact information to experts on key environmental issues. It is an invaluable resource for news media and editorialists, political candidates, elected officials and their staff, students, professors, and anyone with an interest in environmental policy issues.

Table of Contents

General Topics

Agricultural Biotechnology

Chemical Risk

Clean Air Act


Global Warming

International Policy

Lands and Wildlife

Pesticide Regulation

Safe Drinking Water Act

Solid and Hazardous Waste

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