A new E.P.A. policy on perchlorate, which is used in rocket fuel, would revoke a 2011 finding that the chemical should be regulated.
State regulators are threatening to deny a vital permit to a company that burns and detonates explosive material in the open air in North Louisiana.
Officials still do not know the source of a contaminant found two years ago in the protection zone for a municipal well on Old Barnstable Road.
Perchlorate, a byproduct of bleach and packaging, is found in organic, conventional, and bulk foods alike - and it has an outsized impact on children's health.
'You don't want to find out you're sick if you can't do anything about it.'
The death toll in North Carolina from Hurricane Florence currently stands at 39. In New Hanover County, an 85-year old man died from an infected cut after cleaning storm debris. Much of the storm-related pollution, and risk for infection, is in the water.
As we celebrate a World Bicycle Day like no other, can the U.S. keep the momentum and attention the coronavirus pandemic has brought to bicycling?
Twenty-one species molt from brown to white to survive the winter season. But climate change has created a mismatch between their snowy camouflage and surroundings.