"EPA Orders Houston Lab Staff To Relocate To Okla."

"EPA plans to move staff from a Houston regional laboratory to another facility 400 miles away.

Acting EPA Region 6 Administrator David Gray met with agency employees in Houston yesterday morning to inform them about "co-locating" the South Central office's laboratory services to the Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Center in Ada, Okla., according to an internal email obtained by E&E News.

Gray said in the email sent to employees that the plan will affect all staff who work at EPA's Houston lab within the next three years."

Kevin Bogardus reports for Greenwire June 20, 2019.

Source: Greenwire, 06/21/2019