News Chemicals Food & Beverage General
March 6, 2019  

2 Kansas companies indicted over noxious chemical cloud

The three-count indictment alleges that Midwest Grain Products Inc. and Harcros Chemicals Inc. violated the Clean Air Act.

News Forestry General
July 11, 2018  

Pollution controls help red spruce rebound from acid rain

The red spruce is making a comeback in Eastern US forests after being decimated by acid rain decades ago, thanks to stricter pollution restrictions.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
January 5, 2016  

US sues Volkswagen over emissions cheating software

Federal lawsuit alleges the German automaker intentionally tampered with the vehicles sold in the US.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
June 25, 2015  

NM coal fired plant settles complaints over Clean Air Act violations

Part of the settlement is $2 million fund to pay for expenses related to respiratory health of the Navajo Nation that lives nearby.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
February 24, 2014  

Obama takes on industry over limiting factory, power plant emissions

US Supreme Court hears arguments in case that deals with climate change, executive power.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2013  

Obama plans major push on climate change

Plan is to curb emissions, boost efficiency and expand renewable energy.

News Sustainability
June 27, 2012  

EPA’s use of regulations to curb climate change gases upheld

US Court of Appeals denies industry challenges, dismisses others.

News Production
November 4, 2011  

Reducing diesel emissions

Global warming and the need for greater energy security is fuelling the search for even more the fuel-efficient vehicles. The most readily available option is the diesel engine.