A recently released report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office said that federal authorities should take steps to verify information reported by chemical facilities and improve compliance with safety standards.
Court personnel at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. military base may have been exposed to carcinogens while working on detainee trials, according to a complaint filed with the Department of Defense.
CII's ingredients, which are exported to 19 countries, add flavor, texture and color to baked goods, mixes and ready-to-eat cereals.
Honeybee populations declined for decades through a combination of insecticide use, habitat loss and disease, but research suggests the use of neonicotinoid pesticides since the 1990s contributed to the heightened loss rates.
Turkey's energy minister says an explosion on a natural gas pipeline between Iran and Turkey caused a large fire and shut down the flow of gas.
DuPont's second-quarter profit fell 12 percent, and the chemical company lowered its forecast for the year after a stronger dollar and a sales drop in its agriculture segment affected results.
Like many Republicans, the Wisconsin governor is a vocal critic of the agency charged with enforcing the nation's laws against pollution.
The state Public Utilities Commission is considering whether to approve for the second time in just over five years construction of the South Dakota portion of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Industrial chemicals banned for decades are still impacting ocean mammals in European waters, according to a new report.
German chemical giant BASF plans to combine its pigments operations into a global business unit early next year and establish separate legal entities for those activities later in 2016.
Construction has begun off Rhode Island's coast on the nation's first offshore wind farm.
Petroleos Mexicanos apparently lost much more oil production than previously indicated after an offshore explosion this spring.
Crediting coal-miners for having "created an industrial revolution," Clinton said "it is important that we help them transition to a new economy."
Other steps are being taken to reduce emissions, including a new nitrocellulose facility that's under construction and a power plant to replace the arsenal's World War II-era coal-fired plant.
Just over $5 million has been spent within the past year at Toledo's drinking water plant that will allow it to quadruple the amount of chemicals needed to get rid of the toxins in the water as it is pumped from the lake.