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Originally posted by CommonSense Giime a break, a story this big would be handled by the real pros at the paper.
Besides, we've all seen what kind of sway Bush has with the EU. This Heralds story's not worth the time it takes to read it.
The Bush Administration has lobbied heavily on behalf of the U.S. chemical industry, pushing the EU to modify REACH. But far more influential than the U.S. lobbying effort, Wallström said, have been detailed suggestions from the European chemical industry, especially German companies, on ways to improve REACH.
Originally posted by kegs
Commonsense, whatever you think, the Herald wouldn't have printed the story if they didn't think it was based in fact. [Edited on 2-5-2004 by kegs]