Trump orders review of EPA water rules because “people are flushing toilets 10 times, 15 times”

Vox | Dec 7, 2019 at 7:52 PM
  • President Donald Trump’s latest effort to reshape US environmental regulations appears to involve toilets.
  • During a small business event at the White House Friday, Trump announced he has ordered a federal review of water efficiency standards pertaining to bathroom fixtures.
  • Bush signed the Energy Policy Act, a law mandating any toilets installed in homes after 1994 use 1.6 gallons of water or less per flush.