Texas Company Formosa Plastics To Pay Nearly $3M For Clean Air Act ViolationsAccording to the the U.S. Department of Justice, a Texas plastics company has agreed to pay nearly $3 million in civil penalties for violating the Clean Air Act.
Record-Setting Texas Cold Wreaks Havoc On Aging Water SystemsThe sunshine is back and the snow and ice have melted. But more than a week after a deep freeze in Texas and other southern states, many communities are still grappling with getting clean water, or water service at all.
Months Before Work-From-Home Shift, Report Shows US Gas Mileage Down, Emissions UpBad environmental news after a new government report shows gas mileage for new vehicles dropped and pollution increased in model year 2019 for the first time in five years.
American Airlines Using Antiviral Spraying Solution Created By North Texas Company In COVID FightThe Environmental Protection Agency granted DFW-based Allied BioScience a public health emergency exemption waiver allowing their antiviral spraying solution to be used by Texas-based companies.
$600K EPA Grant To Help Revitalize South Dallas, Fair Park AreaThere are more than 100 suspected contaminated properties within the target area.
Check Out The EPA Approved List Of Disinfectants To Use Against COVID-19As the U.S. deals with more confirmed cases of coronavirus more people are questioning exactly what to use to keep their personal space clean and disinfected.
EPA Watchdog: Health Monitoring After Harvey Was FlawedA new report by a federal environmental watchdog raises questions about public health assurances made after Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast in 2017.
Trial To Determine If Government Liable For Harvey FloodingA trial started to determine if residents deserve compensation after their homes and businesses were flooded by two reservoirs during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
FEMA Grants $20 Million To DPS For Hurricane Harvey AidMore than 1,800 DPS employees were deployed to areas affected by Harvey to set up barricades, direct traffic, provide airborne search and rescue missions.
Dallas Family Prepared For Lengthy Shutdown As 2 Work For Federal Agency"We have tried to be fiscally responsible so we have cash reserves to carry us through several months," said Lisa Schaub.
GM Proposes Nationwide Zero-Emissions Vehicle Sales MandateGeneral Motors says it will ask the federal government for one national gas mileage standard, including a requirement that a percentage of auto companies' sales be zero-emissions vehicles.
Appeals Court Tells EPA To Stop Sales Of Harmful PesticideA federal appeals court has ruled that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a widely used pesticide on the market.
EPA Rollbacks Already Touching Americans' LivesIn all, the Trump administration has targeted at least 45 environmental rules, including 25 at EPA, according to a rollback tracker by Harvard Law School's energy and environment program.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Resigns Amid Ethics ScandalsPresident Donald Trump said he has accepted the resignation of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt.
EPA Chief Faces Capitol Hill Grilling Over Ethical MisstepsEnvironmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings Thursday on Capitol Hill.