Tagged: Pollution

Dam Settlement Addresses Oil And Other Pollutants

OPB |Aug. 06, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Army Corps of Engineers has settled a lawsuit brought by Columbia Riverkeeper involving oil and other pollutants from dams. The emissions will now fall under the Clean Water Act.

Supreme Court Rulings On Immigration And Drinking Water

OPB |June 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.

Wood Stoves Pose Threat To Public Health

OPB |Oct. 15, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Oregon and six other states are suing the Environmental Protection Agency, alleging it has not adequately limited pollution from wood stoves.

Portland Firm Tops Toxic Polluter List

Aug. 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A study of the most toxic polluters in the U.S. ranked Portland-based Precision Castparts No. 1.

Environmental Update

March 25, 2013 12:45 p.m.

We check in with Earthfix's Amelia Templeton about Supreme Court's ruling on northwest logging roads and a draft bill that would restore tribal lands in western Oregon.

Environmental Update

Nov. 08, 2011 9:50 a.m.

We check in with David Steves about his live chat with environmental scientist Richard Alley and EarthFix's new story about the top Northwest polluters.

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