Parts Per Billion
About This Show
Parts Per Billion is an environmental policy podcast from Bloomberg BNA. Each episode of Parts Per Billion features interesting discussions about what’s happening in Congress, in the courts and in federal agencies. We cover everything from air pollution to toxic chemicals to corporate sustainability and, of course, climate change. Learn more at http://www.bna.com/energy-environment-blog.
Most Recent Episode
Ep 25: Why Is Water So Cheap? (Hint: It’s Not)
This week on our environmental policy podcast Parts Per Billion we begin the first in a series on drinking water—specifically, how do we pay for the drinking water infrastructure upgrades the country badly needs?
We pose that question to Rep. Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.), the top Democrat on a key environmental subcommittee in the House. He says without a big infusion of federal cash, incidents like the ongoing contamination crisis in Flint, Mich., could become commonplace.