It's the latest twist in a costly federal lawsuit that now could be decided by the seven justices of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.
At the heart of the debate Friday between air quality advocates and regulators: How fast can the Pittsburgh region clean up its air?
State regulators are threatening to deny a vital permit to a company that burns and detonates explosive material in the open air in North Louisiana.
'It's sort of like medicine meets "Mad Max,"' said one doctor.
Fair Shake Environmental Legal Services will hold two free, informational clinics this week for residents of Clairton and surrounding communities involved in a proposed settlement for a class action lawsuit against U.S. Steel's Clairton Coke Works.
An innovative campaign in Indonesia is turning plastic garbage into paving blocks to reduce environmental hazards. Could this be a model project for other countries as well?
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.
"The scary part is that most people who fish are not aware of these advisories although there are notices with fish and wildlife agencies"
"Texas claims to be very sympathetic to property rights. On the other hand, they support oil and gas. What this project has exposed is that these two priorities are not equal."
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.