HUD accuses city of Chicago of environmental racism by moving polluters to Black, Latino neighborhoods, stemming from General Iron probe

The city of Chicago is violating the civil rights of its residents by relocating polluting businesses from white communities into Black and Latino areas that already are overwhelmed with environmental and health issues, federal officials have found after a nearly two-year investigation. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentContinue Reading

California subpoenas ExxonMobil in probe of plastics waste

Cans and plastic bottles brought in for recycling fill containers at a recycling center in Sacramento, Calif., July 5, 2016. California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Thursday, April 28, 2022, that a subpoena has been issued to ExxonMobil as part of what he called a first-of-its-kind investigation into the petroleumContinue Reading

SIU researchers probe how Mississippi wetlands can help human life and the environment

Jonathan Remo, associate professor in the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability, left, works with Cecilia Albert-Black, an undergraduate student in geology, right, and doctoral student Joseph Krienert to take samples along the Mississippi River. A team from Southern Illinois University Carbondale co-led by Remo and Liliana Lefticariu, associate professorContinue Reading

Environmentalists demand EPA take over Carson stench probe

A rotten egg odor continues to hang in the air along the Dominguez Channel in Carson, but measurements from air-quality monitors show the levels of hydrogen sulfide gas have diminished since the noxious stench suddenly emerged last month. Officials with the South Coast Air Quality Management District said they areContinue Reading

EPA to Probe into Environmental Racism Accusations in Brooklyn Gas Projects

Federal officials are launching a civil rights investigation into fossil fuel projects in Brooklyn, where construction of a natural gas pipeline has sparked accusations of environmental racism. The Environmental Protection Agency will examine whether the state Department of Environmental Conservation violated federal laws when it did not consider the impactContinue Reading

Probe Metals Strengthens Management Team with the appointment of Director

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Probe Metals Inc. (TSX-V: PRB) (OTCQB: PROBF) (“Probe” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Ann Lamontagne as the director of infrastructure, environment and sustainability. Ms. Lamontagne is a civil engineer with a PhD in Mining Environment from theContinue Reading

Sudden Surge in Demand for Improved Food Safety and Traceability to Open New Avenues for Development

Dublin, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Probe card Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Type (Advanced Probe Card and Standard Probe Card), Technology (MEMS, Cantilever, and Vertical), and Application (Foundry and Logic, DRAM, Flash, and Other Applications)” report has been added to’sContinue Reading