U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Agency contractors were excavating debris at the old mining site when the river flooded with wastewater.
Despite a new environmental justice action plan, the EPA has a poor record of protecting communities of color from toxic environments.
Failure to meet the new requirements can trigger serious economic consequences for some communities.
The Supreme Court wants the Environmental Protection Agency to weigh human health against costs to industry.
300 million pounds of glyphosate are used in the U.S. each year, but its impacts are largely unknown.
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