Name: United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Country/Region: United States of America


Purpose: To protect human health and the environment. They use scientific data to reduce environmental risks. The EPA works to make sure everyone has the data to participate in protecting human health and managing environmental risks.


Type of Pollution they focus on: The EPA mainly focuses on reducing air, water, and land pollution. They also focus on effects on human health from toxic waste sites and chemicals in items sold in the marketplace.