After China’s recycling ban, more cardboard could end up in landfills.
High nitrogen levels found in surface and ground water near a closed landfill in Accomack should continue to be monitored, according to a county consultant.
Alcoa marketed its shuttered Sandow Mine site as a country paradise. Testing has found that groundwater in the middle of the property is contaminated with toxic heavy metals.
Earl Wilson settled in Eastwick in the 1980s. He had no idea then that he was buying a home next to the former Clearview Landfill, a toxin-laced dump.
Some residents in South Patrick Shores fear what might get dredged up from Grand Canal, as Brevard embarks on a $26.4 million environmental dredging.
The state denied a permit request by Altair Disposal Services to construct a landfill that would take waste from an incineration facility and turn it into road material.
Environmental activists are asking the Allegheny County Health Department to step up air quality monitoring and enforcement.
The state allowed hazardous wastes to be dumped at the landfill between 1972 and 1974.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency continues to list three toxic waste sites in Monroe County on the Superfund National Priorities List.
On the south coast of Puerto Rico, a five-story mountain of coal ash once sat in the town of Guayama.
"Beekeeping has been something I've done for all my life. It's one of those things that gets in your blood and once it's in your blood, it's hard to shake it."
How powerful institutions are criminalizing populations by locking people up and deeming them undeserving of clean air, water and healthy housing.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.