In this photo from Jan 10 2014 leaking MCHN tanks at Freedom Industries are being off loaded into tanker trucks in Charleston WVa West Virginia American Water determined that MCHM from the leaking tanks had overwhelmed the plant39s capacity and contaminated the public water system for 300000 people TSCA now will require EPA to quickly review and regulate ldquohigh priorityrdquo chemicals including chemicals stored near drinking water sources and sets deadlines for companies to comply with new EPA rules
A crew cleans oil from the beach at Refugio State Beach on May 20 2015 north of Goleta Calif About 21000 gallons spilled from an abandoned pipeline on the land near Refugio State Beach spreading over four miles of beach within hours The largest oil spill ever in US waters at the time it occurred in the same section of the coast where numerous offshore oil platforms can be seen giving birth to the modern American environmental movement
A recent survey of pollution control professionals shows that clean wastewater is a primary concern with 87 percent listing removing oil from water as ldquomost importantrdquo or ldquoimportantrdquo
Arriving home from work the other night I received my highest ECO score yet
New Technology Is Helping Regulators Know Which of the 80,000 Manufactured Chemicals Pose Risks
Desiree Duell L reacts to testimony from Michigan Gov Rick Snyder while her 10yearold son David Henderson sits nearby during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing about the Flint Mich water crisis on Capitol Hill March 17 in Washington DC The committee was examining how lead ended up in the public drinking water in Flint
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announces on April 20 that he filed 13 felony charges and five misdemeanor charges against two state officials and one city official as a result of their actions in the city of Flint Mich39s lead water contamination crisis The officials are Stephen Busch Michigan Department of Environmental Quality District 8 water supervisor Michael Prysby Michigan Department of Environmental Quality District 8 water engineer and Michael Glasgow city of Flint laboratory and water qu
Earth Day 2016 is April 22 and will be celebrated in a variety of ways including planting trees
A Green Environment Lowers Women’s Mortality Rate
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