ILLIOPOLIS, Ill. (AP) — State environmental regulators say a former plastics plant in central Illinois where a 2004 explosion killed five people is now all but demolished and cleaned up.
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MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A presentation on sustainable farming will be part of a slimmed down environmental meeting at Western Illinois University on April 1.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new survey by a Chicago-based nonprofit group finds Illinois has more than 96,000 people working in clean-energy jobs, and the number should top 100,000 this year.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Officials in Decatur say a screen intended to keep invasive Asian carp out of Lake Decatur has been knocked loose by ice.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in a central Illinois community are easing voluntary water restrictions.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois school district has hired a firm to monitor air quality at a school where dozens were sickened when an odor was released by a nearby landfill.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A survey finds that Illinois leads the nation in the amount “green” building space it has.