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August 10, 2015
The Latest: Spill prompts New Mexico to declare emergency
The latest in the Colorado mine spill (all times local): 4:25 p.m. New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has declared an emergency ...
August 10, 2015
EPA: Colorado mine waste spill larger than first reported
The Environmental Protection Agency says the mine waste spill into Colorado waters is much larger than originally estimated.
August 09, 2015
EPA: No health risks to wildlife after Colorado mine spill
An Environmental Protection Agency official said Sunday she doesn't believe wildlife will suffer significant health impacts ...
August 09, 2015
Wastewater from Colorado mine reaches New Mexico
Mustard-colored wastewater laced with heavy metals continues to drain into a river from an abandoned mine in southwestern ...
July 28, 2015
2 injection wells shut down after Oklahoma quakes
Oil and gas operators shut down two wastewater injection wells in northern Oklahoma on Tuesday and reduced operations at a ...
July 27, 2015
Magnitude 4.5 and 4.0 earthquakes recorded in Oklahoma
Two moderate earthquakes have been recorded in central Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 4.5 magnitude quake at ...
July 21, 2015
Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choice
The number of global fliers is expected to more than double in the next two decades. In order to carry all those extra ...
July 06, 2015
US appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake Bay
A U.S. appeals court on Monday approved a federal plan to limit pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from ...
June 23, 2015
Feds paying for sewer analysis of pot usage in Washington
The federal government is chipping in money for a three-year pilot study using sewage samples to determine levels of ...
June 18, 2015
Study: Mega injections of wastewater triggers more quakes
The more oil and gas companies pump their saltwater waste into the ground, and the faster they do it, the more they have ...
June 05, 2015
California's drought spurring water recycling at home
Showering during California's drought is a guilt-free experience for homeowners Catarina Negrin and Noah Friedman.
June 04, 2015
EPA: No widespread harm to drinking water from fracking
Hydraulic fracturing to drill for oil and natural gas has not caused widespread harm to drinking water in the United States, ...
June 02, 2015
Storage bunkers sealed off at nuclear dump closed by leak
Hundreds of containers of waste have been entombed at the federal government's underground nuclear waste repository in ...
May 29, 2015
Oklahoma is latest state to prevent local fracking bans
Oklahoma cities and counties would no longer be able to ban hydraulic fracturing — a process commonly called fracking — or ...
May 27, 2015
US high court: California county drug disposal law stands
The U.S. Supreme Court is letting a Northern California county's drug disposal law stand, paving the way for similar ...
May 22, 2015
France cracks down on food waste by supermarkets
France's parliament has voted to forbid big supermarkets from destroying unsold food, encouraging them to donate to charities ...
May 11, 2015
Plan to bury uranium in Utah scrutinized as decision nears
In a barren landscape of scrub just off a major Utah highway, a 10-foot-deep pit the size of about 75 football fields could ...
May 09, 2015
California water cuts ignore past changes by some cities
In California's second-largest city, memories are still fresh of a devastating drought 25 years ago that saw the area's water ...
May 07, 2015
California says it busted $14M can, bottle recycling scheme
Five people were part of a scheme that involved trucking more than 200 million cans and bottles from Arizona and illegally ...
April 30, 2015
Record pollution fine for McDonald's supplier in China
A french fry supplier to the McDonald's restaurant chain in China has been issued Beijing's biggest-ever pollution fine for ...