'Clean Air Ambassadors' explained
Clean Air Ambassadors are everyday folks from across the U.S. who have committed to speaking up for everyone’s right to breathe clean, healthy air.
What rules EPA proposed for power plants
Currently there are no uniform national limits on the amount of carbon pollution that future power plants will be able to emit.
Understanding the concept of sustainable communities
Key to any consideration of what makes a community sustainable is the acknowledgement that there is no such thing as perfection.
How small businesses can help the environment
There are many ways to green up any business, large or small—and an added benefit might just be saving money.
Steps being taken to curb diesel pollution
The U.S. government has adopted increasingly stringent rules governing how much particulate pollution and other toxins are allowed to come out of diesel engines.
Steps being taken to protect birds from wind turbines
Bird collisions have been one of the primary negatives of the recent growth in wind power across the United States and beyond.
Learn what pesticides are in your food
Keeping one’s family healthy isn’t the only reason to avoid foods produced using chemical inputs.
Newborns exposed to hundreds of chemicals
But perhaps even worse is the study’s detection of whole new raft of chemicals showing up in babies’ cord blood for the first time.
DDT ban has led to bird species recovery
The bald eagle’s recovery is perhaps the best known example of how our environmental laws worked to restore not just a resource but our very national symbol.