New office will work to address environmental issues in underserved communities, EPA says
Explosion at Westlake Corp. plant one of many incidents in Lake Charles area
More than a half-century after concerns raised, area still not cleaned up
New attention focused on industrial flares: How well do they work in limiting air pollution?
EPA steps in to reduce haze pollution after Louisiana fails to meet deadline
The long-awaited move will help clean up two of these omnipresent and dangerous substances. But it leaves many others unaddressed.
Chemicals are linked to concerns over birth defects and cancer
Bob Marshall: La. politicians cheered this court ruling. Their constituents may regret it.
‘Some communities should not have burden of carrying danger for the rest,’ politician says
‘Day of celebration’: Gordon Plaza wins $35 million relocation plan after long struggle