Heavy rains swamped a reservoir and pushed the Pearl River over its banks, forcing evacuations. The river may not crest until Monday.
Just beyond the towering Anheuser-Busch Brewery, whose iconic eagle placard has overlooked Newark Liberty International Airport and bustling Routes 1&9 for two decades, there lies a nondescript lot that has waited even longer to be removed of its harmful chemicals.
Months after the case began, a Superior Court judge in Ocean County is set to decide if a farm that the state alleges is home to a massive illegal dumping operation should be effectively shut down.
Water has been a source of death as well as a source of life for a generation in Shenqiu, a region fed by a tributary of China's heavily polluted Yangtze river and pockmarked with notorious "cancer villages".
An abandoned vessel deemed a pollution threat is being removed from an area of the Fraser River near Surrey.
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"The mindless clinging to outdated science is detrimental to public health and to the development of good science"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.
EHN is teaming up with The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health to bring you the voices of next generation environmental health leaders
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.