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The new infrastructure bill will fund pollution cleanup. But will it hold polluters accountable?
The $1 trillion infrastructure passed last week makes historic investments in cleaning up after polluting industries.
PFAS are everywhere—and the EPA has a new plan to fight back
Ever-present 'forever chemicals' linger in our environment, as well as our bodies, and have been linked to serious harm.
The EPA is cracking down on more of the greenhouse gases in your fridge
Hydrofluorocarbons are powerful greenhouse gases.
5 famous environmental disasters where humans and nature healed together
The two seemingly opposing forces can form a dynamic duo in times of crisis.
Simple, at-home tests can check your air and water for contaminants
There are more options than ever.
Cracking down on soot pollution could save thousands of lives—but the EPA won’t do it
There’s overwhelming evidence that air pollution is a serious public health problem.
Meet the former government officials who quit or retired to protest ‘blatant disregard’ of science
Scientists have described Trump appointees meddling with everything from nutrition research to COVID-19 data to mining and survey reports.
Prosecutions under the Clean Air and Water acts dropped in half after Trump took office
Industries are exceeding allowable emissions without facing consequences.
Fossil fuel companies don’t have to clean up their methane emissions anymore
The EPA turns a blind eye while a powerful heat-trapping gas leaks from drilling sites and pipelines.
Toxic waste sites aren’t prepared for hurricane season
The EPA has ignored reports that Superfund sites are not resilient to climate change, and communities are at risk.