Environment

Big brands are betting on a silver bullet solution to the world’s plastics pollution mess.
The storm, which killed six people, also caused power outages in seven states.
The cat's owner has been charged with allowing full contact with an extremely dangerous animal.
Environmentalists and advocates for animals have vowed to challenge a decision stripping federal protections from wolves in the lower 48 states.
The animal rights group People for Ethical Treatment of Animals lobbied retailers not to sell coconut milk allegedly harvested by chained primates.
James Reilly, the director of the U.S. Geological Survey, reassigned an agency employee after learning that the staffer had filed a complaint against him.
The storm's strong winds, heavy rains and dangerous storm surge damaged buildings and killed at least one person.
The storm is threatening to push up to 9 feet of sea water inland in the Gulf Coast region, with New Orleans squarely in its path.
So much for "creating a conservation stewardship legacy second only to Teddy Roosevelt.”
To reverse Trump’s scorched-earth politicking at the Environmental Protection Agency, Democrats want a solid résumé and a bent toward environmental justice.