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Fine particles kill thousands of Texans a year. It’s likely to get worse.

Ken Paxton and 18 other state attorneys general are fighting a Biden administration plan to crack down on the pollutant, linked to heart disease, breast and lung cancer and other ailments
Brayton Point offshore wind

Brayton Point offshore wind prize in doubt

One of the biggest prizes of the emerging offshore wind industry – an onshore subsea cable manufacturing facility providing jobs, tax revenue, and the beginnings of a US supply chain – is in danger of slipping away at Somerset’s Brayton Point because of a dispute over a zoning condition.

Lahaina schools & toxic ash

Students return to Lahaina schools as EPA seals down toxic ash

State health and education officials say it's safe for kids to come back but some parents and teachers have doubts.
Lahaina schools & toxic ash

Students return to Lahaina schools as EPA seals down toxic ash

State health and education officials say it's safe for kids to come back but some parents and teachers have doubts.
transport regulations on coal pollution

Environmental groups use Newport News, Norfolk as examples to seek further regulations on coal pollution

More than a dozen environmental groups have petitioned that the EPA be more strict on regulations regarding coal pollution from open-top trains, and the group cites communities in Hampton Roads as evidence of a need for change.

Cemex cement Colorado air pollution

Cemex plant at Lyons faces Colorado air pollution fines, new probe

State inspectors cited a litany of violations in settling with the Lyons plant, while activists continue fighting pollution and alleged land use infractions.

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Climate crisis respiratory illnesses

Climate crisis poses greatest risk to people with respiratory illnesses, experts warn

Call for EU to match WHO’s air pollution regulatory limits as impact of climate emergency and human health is interlinked.

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