In Seattle, grants have been offered to dry cleaning companies who will trade a potentially dangerous chemical for safer alternatives.
Advocates say the environmental benefit are compelling.
After years of legal battles, a Miami-based company won the right to carry out exploratory oil drilling in the Florida Everglades.
Ballot measure supporters want to stop pollution in Lake Erie. Opponents say the measure could unleash a torrent of frivolous lawsuits.
There’s a family of chemicals inside our bodies that’s linked to birth defects, immune system problems and, possibly, cancer. The chemicals — known by the acronym P.F.A.S. — are contained in Teflon, which is found in everything from microwave popcorn…
Brighton is getting creative with its waste disposal methods.
The state rakes in a pretty penny on overnight hotel stays, and how that money should be spent has been a contentious issue lately.
The acting head of the Environmental Protection Agency appears to be approaching his job differently than his predecessor, Scott Pruitt, at least in the early going. Andrew Wheeler is likely to still advance President Donald Trump’s push to dispense of…
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A growing industry is offering a front row seat to extreme weather.