pollution

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May 18, 2018 - 2:11 pm
BEN FINLEY, Associated Press SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) - Coastal Virginia has begun to pump some of its treated sewage deep into the ground. The pilot project officially kicked off Friday in Suffolk. It will reduce Chesapeake Bay pollution and could help to fortify the land against rising seas. The project...
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May 01, 2018 - 1:26 pm
KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California and 16 other U.S. states are suing the Trump administration over its plans to scrap standards for how much greenhouse gases vehicles can emit. California Gov. Jerry Brown and Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the...
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April 20, 2018 - 4:25 pm
SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - Cities and nations are looking at banning plastic straws and stirrers in hopes of addressing the world's plastic pollution problem. The problem is so large, though, that scientists say that's not nearly enough. Australian scientists, using trash...
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