The White House has dismantled major climate and environmental policies focused on clean air, water, wildlife and toxic chemicals. Here’s how it adds up.
The Delaware River in Philadelphia was once known for its filth. Environmentalists there and across the country are pushing to ramp up the gains made and to complete the cleanup of America's urban rivers.
Frontier Logistics is trying to skirt the blame for plastic pellet pollution on Charleston-area beaches, even though evidence points directly at the firm, environmentalists say in recent court filings.
In a show of solidarity unprecedented in the history of the Chesapeake Bay restoration effort, citizen groups, a county and four Bay jurisdictions have put the U.S. EPA on notice that we won't allow it to give up on clean water.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is designating the waters of two remote beaches in Hawaii as being contaminated by trash.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
Hunter-donated meat provides crucial protein to US food banks. But an EHN investigation found a lack of oversight that could result in potentially hundreds of thousands of lead-contaminated meals this year.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.
Essential workers in the United States continue to face relentless and tragic pressures.