by Emily Atkin Posted on December 17, 2014
The indictment marks the second time this month that former Freedom Industries CEO Gary Southern has been charged with violations related to the chemical massive spill.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 17, 2014
“There is a good way, instead of just using taxes to build a bridge, why not use a charge on pollution to build not only a bridge, but also clean air so kids can breathe. You get a twofer,” Inslee said. “That’s what we’re going to do.”
This isn't the first time leaking gas wells have forced evacuations in Ohio.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 16, 2014
Climate change is a risk to public health, but there are many things hospitals can do to adapt to it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 16, 2014
"The pledges made so far lead to earlier emission peaking in many countries, with 1-1.5 °C less total warming than without these policies, but not sufficient to meet the 2°C target."
The proposal, passed by Austin's city council last Thursday, is also anticipated to cut carbon emissions from the city's power generation by 75 to 80 percent.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 15, 2014 Updated: December 16, 2014
The EPA's regulations will reportedly reduce pollution and benefit public health. The CIA's torture of Guantamo Bay detainees reportedly included rape threats against detainee's mothers and rectal feeding.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 15, 2014
The groups say the DNR hasn't acted on new pollution standards “despite finding sufficient time and resources to adopt numerous other regulations."
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 15, 2014
China may need to brace for a black lung epidemic.
The chemical industry, just like the oil and gas industry, needs to be held accountable for its emissions, the report's authors write.