Pollution and racial justice: What does a ruling on a huge plastics plant mean for Louisiana?
Judge canceled air permit – hurts Black communities
Judge tosses air permit for giant plastics complex, citing potential impact on Black community
Formosa plant to face longer environmental review
Massive Louisiana plastics plant faces 2+ year delay for tougher environmental review
Formosa Plant to get a closer look by COE
Formosa plant on hold as COE does an EIS
Why is the Formosa Plant in the National Press?
Why do people fight the Formosa plastic plant?
East Coast AG’s told to Butt Out – Plastic is our Business!
East Coast AG’s file a letter against Formosa
Judge tells Formosa to Use Updated Data
It was embarrassing to listen to LDEQ’s legal team and Formosa’s lawyers argue against accepting the data
City Council Says NO to Formosa
More symbolic than effective, the New Orleans City Council yest said no to the Formosa plant. The New Orleans City Council expressed unanimous opposition Thursday to the planned Formosa Plastics plant in St. James Parish, raising concerns about how the
Advocate Editorial – Oil Wins (no Surprise)
Another Advocate editorial supporting economics only. Pity poor St. James Parish, in the crosshairs of a powerful member of Congress who is not from Louisiana and seems to care little for the economic and social benefits of a major new
Conflict Over Cancer Alley – Both sides Stand Up
President Biden favors climate change and industry groups are standing up as opponents are getting a new breath. Biden referred to river parishes in between Baton Rouge and New Orleans as “Cancer Alley” as he rolled out new orders addressing