Philadelphia, Most Surrounding Counties Earn 'F' For Heavily-Polluted AirThe only local counties that did not get a failing grade are Lehigh, Atlantic and Cumberland Counties.
Researchers Find Link Between Air Pollution And DementiaDuring the study, doctors in London tracked middle-aged and elderly patients for 7 years.
Official: Pennsylvania 'Clearly Behind' In Pollution GoalsA senior environmental official in Pennsylvania said Tuesday that his state is "clearly behind" in reaching goals of cutting pollution that flows downstream into the Chesapeake Bay by 2025, weeks after heavy rains brought a stunning amount of debris into Maryland.
Endangered Turtle Washes Ashore With Beach Chair Wrapped Around Its NeckWildlife conservationists in Alabama are expressing outrage after the body of an endangered type of sea turtle washed ashore with a beach chair wrapped around its neck.
Study: Over 95 Percent Of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy AirPhiladelphia ranks among country's 'most polluted' cities.
Dog Poop A Major Environmental Pollutant, Reports FindWhile many areas in the U.S. try to crack down on the littering aspect of not cleaning up after your dog, studies are also finding that dog poop is becoming a major environmental hazard too.
Report: Industrial Pollution On The Rise, Pa. Among Biggest CulpritsA new report indicates that industrial pollution is on the rise across the country, and the Keystone State is one of the worst offenders.
For Environmental Dogs, Sniffing Out Doody Is Their Duty In South JerseySome pollution-sniffing dogs at the Jersey shore have shown they're No. 1 at sniffing out No. 2.
The Surprising Reason To Not Let Your Kids Eat SnowThe study found this is especially the case in urban areas with more air pollution.
Pennsylvanians Share Concerns About Pollution With EPA OfficialsThe hearing on Penn's campus is one of more than a dozen hearings statewide.
USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution LinkA new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.
Study Turns Portion Of The Delaware River Green "The purpose of the dye study is so that we can understand how pollution would move throughout different parts of the river under different conditions,” said Dr. Chris Crocket of the Philadelphia Water Department.
Sorry, Carnivores: Study Claims You're Doing Double The Damage To The EnvironmentWant to do something good for the environment? Put down the hamburger.
PA Cracks The Top Ten List Of Toxic Chemicals In WaterwaysPennsylvania has the nation's seventh-highest volume of toxic chemicals being released into its waterways, according to a new report. New Jersey ranks 14th. Now, a coalition of environmental groups is urging greater protection for local waterways.
Feds Step In To Clean Up Gloucester County, NJ Hazmat SiteNew Jersey officials had been working with the Superior Barrel and Drum Company to address a hazardous material problem on its property -- until the owner stopped cooperating.