Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

Us

>> POLLUTION Latest News

20 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Crews work to stop sunken ships leaking oil off NC

[...] the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the ships sunk during World War II are a pollution threat because of the oil still on the vessels. [...] Lee Sykes with Atlantic Coast Marine Group says the work was probably just a temporary fix.

Tags: Crews work to stop sunken ships leaking oil off NC,  Pollution Latest News

JUL 31, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Deal still not reached on NC coal ash bill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers said Thursday they still haven't reached agreement on legislation requiring Duke Energy to limit pollution leaking from its coal ash dumps across the state, nearly six months after a spill coated 70 miles of the Dan River with gray sludge. The Senate version includes firm deadlines for Duke to clean up or cap ...

Tags: Deal still not reached on NC coal ash bill,  Pollution Latest News

JUL 31, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

US seeks dismissal of Fort Detrick pollution suit

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The federal government is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit alleging groundwater pollution from Fort Detrick reduced the value of private land next door. The government also contends that both the chemical dumping that caused the pollution and the cleanup effort decades later were discretionary government functions exempt from liability claims.

Tags: US seeks dismissal of Fort Detrick pollution suit,  Pollution Latest News

JUL 31, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

2 days of EPA coal pollution hearings set to begin

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two days of public hearings were set to begin in Pittsburgh on stricter pollution rules for coal-burning power plants proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Tags: 2 days of EPA coal pollution hearings set to begin,  Pollution Latest News

JUL 30, 2014 - New York Times

A Must Read - Share

Religious Conservatives Embrace Pollution Fight

Conservative religious leaders, defying Republican orthodoxy, reasserted their support for President Obama’s environmental policies at public hearings on new E.P.A. pollution rules.

Tags: Religious Conservatives Embrace Pollution Fight,  Pollution Latest News