Classes Resume At Texas Schools After Fire At Chemical PlantStudents have returned to school in an area nearf Houston after a fire at a chemical plant prompted several days of canceled classes.
Shelter-In-Place Order Lifted Near Site Of Texas Chemical FireConcerns about air quality near where a petrochemical fire raged for nearly four days have lessened and officials have formally lifted a shelter-in-place order.
Exxon Settles Pollution Case With Feds By Upgrading 8 PlantsExxon Mobil is settling air pollution cases with the Trump administration by promising to spend about $300 million on pollution-control technology at several plants along the Gulf Coast.
Shell, Exxon Say Some Pollution Released As Storm Hit TexasPollutants have been released from refineries operated by Exxon, Shell and other companies as torrential rains damaged storage tanks and other industrial facilities on the Texas Coast.
Apple Bans Use Of 2 Chemicals In iPhone AssemblyApple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during the assembly of iPhones and iPads as part of the company's latest commitment to protect the factory workers.
Data Shows High Chemical Levels In Denton AirAir samples taken near a gas well in Denton showed increased levels of benzene and other chemicals, according to data released by the Denton Drilling Awareness Group.