The administration of U.S. President Donald trump overturned a law passed during the reign of Barack Obama.
This time we are talking about the standards of clean water.
Agency for the protection of the environment administration trump on Thursday made the abolition of the rule titled “Waters of the United States” or WOTUS, which limited the use of polluting chemicals near water bodies, streams and wetlands. This rule adopted under Barack Obama.
Trump zayavlena that this law infringes on the rights of farmers and rural landowners, and signed a decree on the abolition of WOTUS as soon as he took office. Now the “rollback” of the law is completely finished.