OPB | June 19, 2013 5:17 p.m.
The air surrounding one of eastern Oregon’s largest manufacturing plants should get a little cleaner, under a settlement announced Wednesday in Washington, D.C.
OPB | June 13, 2013 5:56 p.m.
Severe weather hit McMinnville this evening. No casualties have been reported, but some buildings were damaged.
OPB | April 15, 2013 6 a.m.
Today is the last day for public comments on Daimler North America's air quality permit.
AP | March 29, 2013 6:23 a.m.
An Oregon timber company has agreed to pay $130,925 to a wood stove replacement program under a settlement that resolves air pollution violations alleged by Montana regulators.
OPB | March 14, 2013 6:06 p.m.
Odor experts were at the composting facility that deals with Portland's food scraps and yard debris Thursday. Strong smells from the Recology facility in North Plains mean it will stop taking commercial food waste.
OPB | March 11, 2013 1:55 p.m.
A new PSU report shows that a carbon tax and policy shift could generate $1 billion a year for Oregon -- while shrinking other taxes and reducing greenhouse gases.
Ecotrope | Dec. 31, 2012 4:57 a.m.
You don't have to wait for new regulations to get cleaner air in your neighborhood.
Ecotrope | Nov. 28, 2012 2:19 p.m.
There are a half-dozen places in Portland where the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality tests for six key air pollutants regulated under the Clean Air Act: Carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, ozone, particulate matter and lead.
Ecotrope | Nov. 08, 2012 12:10 a.m.
Neighbors of a Daimler Truck manufacturing facility on Swan Island say the plant is putting out noxious odors that are making them sick.
Ecotrope | Oct. 29, 2012 1:05 a.m.
The Environmental Law Education Center is hosting a one-day conference in Portland today to delve into several state programs that are tackling air pollution and climate change.