Since a controversial change to Kentucky's black lung benefits program, the rate of coal miners diagnosed by state-approved experts dropped by half.
Elected officials, local stakeholders and community members will gather Wednesday night to discuss the future of the former Shenango coke works site in Neville, Pennsylvania.
Mining giant Glencore has predicted its carbon footprint will shrink by almost a third by 2035, but will not set climate targets for the company.
Tonawanda Coke's toxic legacy – the subject of lawsuits, criminal prosecutions and a large-scale corporate bankruptcy – is not limited to the brownfields site a local developer wants to transform into a campus for data centers.
Australia's bushfire crisis has caused a spike in concern about the environment, a hit to the popularity of the Coalition and Scott Morrison and a drop in support for new coalmines, even among Coalition voters.
Montana regulators have given conditional approval to plans to inject clean water underground around the city of Colstrip to flush out water reserves polluted by coal ash from the small community's namesake power plant.
Some Pennsylvania environmental groups are dissatisfied with an agreement that the Allegheny County Health Department and U.S. Steel finalized earlier this week.
New study bolsters evidence that certain chemicals may alter social development—but also reinforces the protective effect of folic acid during pregnancy
"The mindless clinging to outdated science is detrimental to public health and to the development of good science"
The failure to ban asbestos has resulted in widespread and potentially deadly chronic risks that reach down to our youngest citizens and their teachers.
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Coal, oil and gas have given communities across the U.S. both steady paychecks and devastating pollution. It's time to make health a priority in meeting our energy demands.