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Health impacts of Maui wildfire revealed in new study

A study shows alarming health issues among Maui wildfire survivors, including high rates of depression and respiratory problems.

Nina Lakhani reports for The Guardian.

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New lawsuit against EPA cites Suncor's toxic pollution releases

The Suncor Refinery keeps reporting accidental toxic air releases into the air above its Commerce City neighborhood, and a watchdog group focused on air pollution cites the most recent incidents in pursuing a new lawsuit against the EPA for greenlighting Suncor operations.

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Lahaina kids go back to school, raising fears of toxic ash from fires

Hawai‘i education officials want to return to normal. But some parents want more time to heal.
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Wildfire smoke found them in New York, after they fled it in California

A small group of fire expats now holds a distinction: having suffered through all four of the worst fire pollution days on record.
Fast fashion goes to die in the world's largest fog desert. The scale is breathtaking
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Fast fashion goes to die in the world's largest fog desert. The scale is breathtaking

Some of the developed world's favorite brands lie in discarded heaps in Chile's Atacama desert. How they got there tells the story of modern fast fashion.

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U.S. can shift to EVs without widespread, destructive mining, report finds

A new report chalks out pathways for the United States to heavily reduce the amount of mined lithium it needs to decarbonize transportation and sidestep “irreversible harms” to water, air, and animal habitats—especially near Indigenous lands.

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Is nuclear energy poised for an ESG-fueled comeback?

Is nuclear energy poised for an ESG-fueled comeback?

Supporters say there's enough momentum for a nuclear renaissance that would catapult the industry into a greater role in the world's clean energy future.

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