The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has completed an initial ecological study using activated carbon to reduce contaminants in the Pine River floodplain soils downstream from the St. Louis municipal dam.
Some St. Louis-area environmental watchdogs are criticizing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to declare that Missouri's largest coal-fired power plant has met a key air quality regulation.
The Environmental Protection Agency is allowing Veolia North America-Trade Waste Incineration, a facility in Sauget, Illinois that runs a hazardous waste incinerator, to relax heavy-metal emissions monitoring, local environmentalists say.
Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.