“No debris flow out into the Bay or the Ocean,” Mayor London Breed said in response to the president.
The state's waiver allows it to set its own rules about auto emissions.
After years of suffering, the people of North Birmingham don’t expect regulation to amount to environmental justice.
Mayor Ras Baraka is facing calls to step down amid the crisis.
About one-third of Los Angeles County residents live within a mile of a drilling rig. In this community, the oil drilling facility is just feet away.
Nearly 60% of the more than 4,500 beaches sampled in 2018 had at least one day of unsafe bacteria levels.
Meanwhile, President Donald Trump said last week that clean air and water is a "top priority."
But their appeal is rebuffed by the White House.
Researchers found mountains of toothbrushes and flip-flops among 524,000 pounds of plastic junk on Australia's remote Cocos Islands.
A series of manufactured chemicals called PFAS were found in 43 states, a new environmental study shows.
The plan would end a five-year moratorium in the state on leasing federal public land to oil companies.
“There were all these fire-breathing Greenpeace types. And then there was Ma Jun.”
Disposable diapers made from plastic components are a godsend for parents but a nightmare for the planet.
The cruise operator reportedly discharged over half a million gallons of pollution into the ocean after a court penalized it for past dumping.
A sperm whale found off the coast of Sardinia, Italy, was pregnant and carrying 49 pounds of plastic.
By the end of 2019, the city would have to create a plan to phase out some 20 plants, including a notorious polluter in Queens.
This legislation would set a new standard for big cities looking to cut emissions from large buildings.
“It looks as if Team Trump will make it one in a row for the environment. Or as the French say, even the blind pig sometimes finds the truffle!”