Researchers are concerned that huge pulses of carbon emissions from devastating wildfires could overwhelm natural reservoirs that store carbon dioxide.
Bluestone Coke heats coal to produce metallurgical coke. It also releases toxic quantities of naphthalene and benzene.
Federal and state authorities reached a $3.5 million settlement with a Colorado energy company to resolve alleged violations of air quality laws, officials said.
While I feel like I'm fighting for our basic rights to clean air, I'm living in a city that doesn't seem to make a big deal over the pollution and its adverse effects on children and the community, especially people of color.
Academic experts and civic groups slammed government measures as too lenient and superficial.
Damaging winds produced by thunderstorms across central New South Wales have whipped up dust storms that turned daytime into night in some towns.
Whether rural Pakistan or the Salinas Valley, neglect and injustice pervade farm work. Environmental scientists, policymakers and citizens need to step up for the workers who feed our nation.
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The brain-harming metal is discharged directly into the river and carried to it on air currents. Some argue authorities are doing too little to stop both routes of pollution.