by Katie Valentine Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
An emergency declaration and water ban are in effect for communities affected by the massive spill.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 5, 2014
"I think this is a wake-up call for environmental health."
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 1, 2014
The GOP opposes a recent change to EPA's authority over water bodies, and view a vote for President Obama's nominee as a de facto endorsement of the change.
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by Katie Valentine Posted on July 30, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
A new plan aims to reverse the river's long history of pollution.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 9, 2014
"I think that it's sad that this is the first time that OSHA has been at the facility," Nye said. "Had they been at the facility previously, maybe the incident could have been prevented."
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 9, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
"It’s an imprecise estimate, but it’s almost definitely a pretty big number. And we’ve got to start paying attention."
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 29, 2014
"Nobody really pays attention to the constant pollution that we're dealing with, especially in Kentucky. Our state is ground zero for this.”
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 20, 2014
Senate Democrats in New York are renewing efforts to protect the state from the byproducts of the fracking boom in Pennsylvania.