pollution reduction

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Sues EPA to Force Cleanup

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Sues EPA to Force Cleanup

WASHINGTON, DC, January 5, 2008 (ENS) – The Chesapeake Bay Foundation today filed a lawsuit to require the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reduce pollution of all kinds enough to remove the nation’s largest estuary from the federal impaired waters list. Calling it “the most significant lawsuit in the history of Bay restoration,” with “unprecedented…

Kimberly-Clark Settlement Funds Will Clean Everett Air

Kimberly-Clark Settlement Funds Will Clean Everett Air

EVERETT, Washington, March 13, 2008 (ENS) – A settlement between the Washington state Department of Ecology and the Kimberly-Clark pulp mill in Everett will fund $125,000 in projects to reduce wood smoke and diesel vehicle pollution in the city. The agreement is part of a $165,000 package to settle a $235,000 penalty Ecology issued over…