After finding PFOS levels among the highest found in wildlife in Cape Fear striped bass, study raises idea of a fish consumption advisory.
Hundreds of individuals from all over the world gathered to discuss the devastating social and environmental impacts of large hydro dams.
A mysterious new group claims 'life is getting back to normal' at the site of one of Canada's largest-ever environmental disasters.
Montague Gold Mines in Dartmouth, N.S., and Goldenville near Sherbrooke, are two of the most toxic former gold mines in the province.
High concentrations of a potentially toxic element have been found in fish in the Kootenai River of Montana and American scientists are pointing the finger at Canadian coal mines.
The Dutchess and Ulster County executives say they will take legal action in support of New York state's lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Tests by the state health department on 20 white-tailed deer harvested in April found amounts of PFAS in the liver and kidney, but not heart or muscle.
U.S. officials say they've detected high pollution levels in fish from a river that flows into Montana and Idaho from a coal mining region of Canada.
Tourism accounts for almost 70 percent of the Cook Islands' economy, but the industry is proving extremely damaging to its delicately balanced island ecosystem and traditional ways of life.
Eight years after the triple disaster, Japan's local industry faces fresh crisis – the dumping of radioactive water from the power plant.
The strait ecosystem, including the fish and shrimp that local communities rely on for their sustenance and livelihood, is threatened by exposure to toxics from both the coal and ash settling in the water.
"The mindless clinging to outdated science is detrimental to public health and to the development of good science"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.
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.
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