Contamination has been found at sites including Montgomery, Bucks and Franklin counties. Pennsylvania doesn’t have health limits on the chemicals, and a Wolf administration spokesman said the governor wants the state to establish such limits.
The gas trade group, the Marcellus Shale Coalition, says it pays for nearly all Pennsylvania’s oil and gas program, but it only accounts for part of the program’s work.
The rules the DEP is crafting for existing sources will target volatile organic compounds
Cumberland County commissioners say the company has turned a deaf ear to residents’ safety concerns
Rising sea levels could affect your flight. Airports at water’s edge are trying to make sure they don’t
Thirteen U.S. airports have runways that could be underwater by mid-century. Airports are working on ways to protect electrical equipment and infrastructure.
Companies are allowed to protect trade secrets, and the health risks of unidentified chemicals are unknown. Advocates push for disclosure, saying the public needs to know about the chemicals in order to help protect drinking water.
The action will allow pipes made with Brazilian steel, held up in U.S. customs, to head for the western Pennsylvania construction site.