Agency releases study of coal plant on Navajo land

Requiring a coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation to further regulate pollution would not, by itself, force the plant's retirement, but it could significantly... Read more »

Jan. 18, 2012


EPA holds hearing for fuel economy

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration held a public hearing in Detroit on Tuesday on new fuel economy and... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2012


EPA: Low asbestos in wood chips from Libby, Mont.

Test results from huge piles of wood chips that were being sold from a Montana Superfund site for use in landscaping show they contain some asbestos, but at levels so... Read more »

Jan. 13, 2012

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Pa. families get no quick answer from EPA on water

Residents of a small northeastern Pennsylvania town at the center of the political fight over natural gas drilling struck out Friday when they tried to take their... Read more »

Jan. 13, 2012


EPA: NY should map gas wells, set radiation limits

The Environmental Protection Agency says New York regulators should set limits for radioactive materials in gas-drilling wastewater sent to public treatment plants... Read more »

Jan. 12, 2012


EPA to test sites in Ohio child cancer cluster

The Environmental Protection Agency is taking another look at what's behind mysterious cancers in rural northern Ohio that have sickened dozens of children for more... Read more »

Jan. 10, 2012


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