‘Bombshell’ Report...

May 8, 2019 by

“If Administrator Wheeler and the Trump administration won’t act, then Congress must.”

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California and EPA Poised to E...

Apr 16, 2019 by

A little-known program under federal environment law is being used to permit oil and gas companies to inject waste into the state’s aquifers, even as the thirst for groundwater grows.

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US Environmental Protection Ag...

Apr 11, 2019 by

Despite over 10,000 factory farms and almost no Clean Water Act regulation, EPA denies petition to withdraw Iowa’s pollution program.

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Shell to Trump administration:...

Mar 15, 2019 by

When the EPA and the Department of Interior announced plans to scrap Obama-era regulations to curb methane leaks last year, they were transparent about their rationale — they wanted to help the oil and gas industry.

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EPA’s plan to regulate chemica...

Mar 4, 2019 by

Political and social factors, as well as pressure from industry, can lead to wide disparities in exposure, with some communities protected and others left vulnerable.

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Photo essay: The military is p...

Feb 4, 2019 by

But the Pentagon assumes no liability and refuses to pay for cleaning up the contamination it has caused.

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Trump’s EPA Refuses to Limit t...

Feb 4, 2019 by

The Trump Administration’s Environmental Protection Agency does not plan to set a legal limit for two nasty chemicals that lurk in some US drinking water, Politico reported this week. 

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Michigan drops out of lawsuits...

Jan 25, 2019 by

Hey, look: Elections have consequences. New Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has announced that her office will be dropping the state from Republican-pushed lawsuits against the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Lawrence reborn: A polluted mi...

Jan 17, 2019 by

Residents of New England’s former mill towns often feel left behind after manufacturers leave town. But in Lawrence, Mass., locals have refused to let abandoned buildings and polluted landscapes define their future.

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Trump’s EPA Is Undermining New...

Jan 5, 2019 by

Modern life is awash with chemicals. They’re in our work places, our homes, our bedrooms, the clothes we wear, the water we drink, the paint on our walls, the products we clean with.

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Retailers Have Vowed to Stop S...

Dec 14, 2018 by

Methylene chloride fumes can lead to asphyxiation or trigger heart attacks.

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How Climate Change Is Challeng...

Dec 6, 2018 by

Experts say mounting environmental pressures will make people sicker, and that the health-care system will play a major role in averting disaster.

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Trump’s air pollution adviser:...

Oct 25, 2018 by

Last spring, air pollution researchers from around the world gathered to discuss their latest findings. Among them were scientists who led landmark studies linking smog and soot to deadly health problems.

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Trump’s Biggest Attempts to Ro...

Oct 22, 2018 by

Our system is actually set up to prevent what Trump wants to do—which is erase regulation for no good reason.

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It’s Time to Stop Invest...

Jul 16, 2018 by

[Translate] Last week the now-former head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, resigned amid a series of ethical...

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Here’s why environmental...

Jul 7, 2018 by

[Translate] Conservationists believe Andrew Wheeler, the acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, may be even...

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We’ll All Be Paying for Scott ...

Jul 6, 2018 by

[Translate] Opinion By The Editorial Board   nytimes The editorial board represents the opinions of the board, its editor and the...

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E.P.A. Chief Scott Pruitt Resi...

Jul 5, 2018 by

[Translate] Video 0:10 1:00 Scott Pruitt, the former head of the Environmental Protection Agency, is the subject of 13 federal...

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States Unprepared for Water In...

Jun 27, 2018 by

[Translate] National Resources Defense Council Federal dollars aren’t being leveraged to weather incoming storms. This story...

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Pruitt Grants Oklahoma Lenienc...

Jun 25, 2018 by

[Translate] Politics Olivia Rosane  ECPWatch.com Jun. 19, 2018 07:31AM EST The collapsed coal ash impoundment and closed power plant...

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Thanks to Scott Pruitt, 30 Mil...

May 13, 2018 by

[Translate] EWG News and Analysis By Alex Formuzis, Sr VP Communications and Strategic Campaigns and Sonya Lunder, Senior Analyst...

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EPA Withdraws Air Pollution Po...

May 2, 2018 by

[Translate] Agency reverses decades-old emissions policy that environmentalists and congressional critics called one of its bedrock...

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EPA Considers Allowing Bee-Kil...

Apr 25, 2018 by

[Translate] Center for Biological Diversity The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will consider allowing the bee-killing...

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Scope of Koch influence on Tru...

Apr 23, 2018 by

[Translate] Democratic Senators sent letters to the White House, EPA, and Interior Department, among others. E.A. Crunden  ...

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EPA Refuses to Ban Neurotoxic ...

Nov 29, 2017 by

[Translate] By Dr. Joseph Mercola Contributing writer for Wake Up World Exposure to pesticides, herbicides and insecticides has...

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Mr. Trump Outdoes Himself in P...

Oct 18, 2017 by

[Translate] By THE EDITORIAL BOARD    NYTIMES Photo Credit David Doran President Trump has made a habit of filling important jobs...

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Hurricane Victims Don’t ...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate] “Raw sewage continues to be released into waterways and is expected to continue until repairs can be made and power...

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Coal Is Going Down, No Matter ...

Oct 16, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment No one can alter the harsh reality of the U.S. coal industry. By Elliott Negin / AlterNet Delegates from...

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Trump’s Sellout of American He...

Oct 14, 2017 by

[Translate] Timothy Egan    NYTIMES Photo An aerial view of a landscape in the Bristol Bay watershed. Credit Paul Colangelo The last...

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Why Every Hurricane Should Be ...

Sep 14, 2017 by

[Translate] By: Anthony Karefa Rogers-Wright   THE LEAP.COM The physical devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma cannot be...

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