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Shopping to reduce food waste is easy on the wallet too

Shopping to reduce food waste is easy on the wallet too

An expired date on an egg carton. Browning avocados. The Chinese takeout from last week. They're all foods likely destined for the trash.If you're hoping to reduce household food waste, experts say there are two ...

Minnesota cities look to reduce chloride from water plants

Minnesota cities look to reduce chloride from water plants

Some Minnesota cities are grappling with how to reduce the amount of chloride being released from their wastewater treatment plants into lakes and streams, threatening aquatic life.The state estimates that about 100 municipal wastewater treatment ...

New Mexico issues river warning after Colorado plant failure

New Mexico issues river warning after Colorado plant failure

The winter storm that blasted through the West this week knocked out a mine wastewater treatment plant in Colorado, prompting officials to warn Friday against using water from two rivers downstream in New Mexico.Fluctuating electrical ...

Update: US eases land rules protecting sage grouse

Update: US eases land rules protecting sage grouse

The Latest on the Trump administration's changes to protections for the ground-dwelling sage grouse in the U.S. West (all times local): 8:20 a.m. The Trump administration has finalized changes to sweeping land use plans for Western states ...

EPA sets long-term goals for Colorado mining Superfund site

EPA sets long-term goals for Colorado mining Superfund site

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced three long-term goals Wednesday for cleaning up the Bonita Peak Mining District Superfund site in southwestern Colorado.The goals call for improving water quality in four sections of rivers and ...

Fiat Chrysler recalling nearly 900,000 vehicles on emissions

Fiat Chrysler recalling nearly 900,000 vehicles on emissions

Fiat Chrysler is voluntarily recalling 862,520 vehicles in the U.S. because they don't meet the country's emission standards.The Environmental Protection Agency says that the recall is the result of in-use emissions investigations it performed and ...

EPA pledges $16M per year for Tar Creek Superfund cleanup

EPA pledges $16M per year for Tar Creek Superfund cleanup

The Environmental Protection Agency has pledged more than $16 million annually for the continued cleanup of toxic mine waste at the heavily polluted Tar Creek Superfund Site in northeastern Oklahoma.Superfund is a law that gives ...

Companies decry ‘valve turners’ who shut down pipelines

Companies decry ‘valve turners’ who shut down pipelines

An idea developed by indigenous peoples and environmentalists in Canada to protest an oil pipeline in 2015 has been embraced recently by climate change activists in the U.S.They call themselves valve turners, because they break ...