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Category: Air Quality Texas

12/20 1:06 pm

by Max Blau and Lylla Younes, photography by Kathleen Flynn, special to ProPublica ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories (more…)

12/20 12:16 pm

Ranking Member of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, and Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.), Republican Leader of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, (more…)

12/19 11:56 am

Senator Joe Manchin’s (D-W.Va.) decision to oppose President Biden’s signature climate and social policy legislation imperils the administration’s climate goals. Why it matters: The package (more…)

12/18 6:46 pm

A recent analysis of pollution spots by ProPublica put four Cowlitz County facilities on the map, but one was a mistake and the other three pose a very low risk, local officials said. The (more…)

12/16 5:56 pm

Move comes months after a court order that would have required the installation of expensive pollution equipment. …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

12/15 7:55 am

Good morning and welcome to The Climate 202! We’re still waiting to see if Congress will pass the Build Back Better Act before Christmas. More on that below. But first: A new study found (more…)

12/15 4:16 am

Three environmental groups are making a move to hold the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency accountable for accurately tracking heat-trapping gases emitted from the nation’s landfills. (more…)

12/14 10:26 pm

Move comes months after a court order that would have required the installation of expensive pollution equipment. …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

12/14 5:16 am

A company that turned mining waste into roofing materials in Montana was fined and ordered to conduct medical monitoring after pleading guilty to exposing its employees to arsenic. …Read (more…)

12/13 5:36 pm

With the most-recent comment period ending on Dec. 13 for the proposed deepwater Sea Port Oil Terminal (SPOT) off the Gulf Coast of Texas, numerous concerns highlight what some commenters (more…)

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