$59,000 fine issued for multiple violations, including leaks and spills.
The former Acme property, a remnant of Chicago's steel-making past, is a public health hazard and needs a massive cleanup.
More than two pounds of the waste are created for every pound of alumina extracted.
Smog from Monchegorsk—home to the world's largest nickel refinery—cloaked the fragile taiga on the Kola Peninsula in sulfur dioxide and heavy metals.
45 residents living near America's largest coal-fired plant claim Georgia Power contaminated their community's drinking water source.
Thirteen long years after the dramatic sinking of the cruise ship MS Sea Diamond, the people of Santorini are still fighting for the removal of the wreck.
Resumption of normal life in the United States under a herd immunity approach would result in an enormous death toll by all estimates.
Researchers find people's exposure to PFAS and certain flame retardants could be significantly reduced by opting for healthier building materials and furniture.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
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.