CHICAGO (AP) — A federal report says air quality testing found soot concentrations were higher on the platforms at Chicago’s Union Station than on the streets outside the commuter station.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is making an impassioned push for homeowners to adopt 1 million Wi-Fi-enabled “smart thermostats” over the next five years as a way to save money and limit carbon pollution contributing to climate change.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa (AP) — A Houston, Texas-based company has agreed to pay a $59,000 penalty as part of a settlement over alleged clean air and emergency planning violations at its facilities in Illinois, Iowa and Missouri.
TILTON, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to remove contaminated soil from around 29 eastern Illinois homes near the site of a now-closed zinc smelter.
CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says a petroleum coke storage facility on Chicago’s southeast Side violated the Clean Air Act.
LIMESTONE, Ill. (AP) — Emergency crews are investigating a pipeline leak near Kankakee.