The DEP held a meeting in Beaver County last night to discuss a chemical fire at a warehouse in Rochester; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
DEP Addresses Chemical Fire In RochesterThe DEP held a meeting in Beaver County last night to discuss a chemical fire at a warehouse in Rochester; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
EPA Unveils Plans To Loosen Methane Gas Emission RegulationThe EPA has unveiled plans to loosen regulations on methane gas emissions; KDKA's Meghan Schiller has more on the impact of that on Pennsylvania.
Toy Maker Hasbro Set To Cut Plastic Use In Toy PackagingToy maker Hasbro is giving plastic packaging the boot.
PRC Having Hard-To-Recycle Collection At LRUThe PRC is planning a hard-to-recycle event at La Roche University this weekend.
New Recycling Program Begins In CityToday marks the start of a new recycling program in the city of Pittsburgh.
EPA: Allegheny Co. No Longer Required To Use Summer Gas BlendThe EPA says Allegheny County is no longer required to use the summer gas blend.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Launches Air Quality DashboardPeople who live or work in Allegheny County can now monitor air pollution in real time.
Another Fire Prompts Inspections At Clairton Coke WorksAnother fire has prompted inspections at the Clairton Coke Works plant and an advisory for people living in the Mon Valley; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Inspecting Clairton Coke Works After Another FireThe Allegheny County Health Department is inspecting the Clairton Coke Works facility following an early morning fire.
EPA Issues Temporary Waiver For Summer Blend Gas In Allegheny CountyThe Environmental Protection Agency has just issued a temporary "Emergency Fuel Waiver" for Allegheny County.
EPA Promises To Expedite End Of Higher-Priced Summer Gas In Allegheny Co.The Environmental Protection Agency is promising to expedite the end of "summer gas" and its higher price in Allegheny County; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: Cleanup Underway At George Westinghouse Memorial In Schenley ParkWorkers came together to help clean up the George Westinghouse Memorial in Schenley Park today; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Where In The 'Burgh Is Mikey Hood: Phipps Conservatory Butterfly GardenKDKA's Mikey Hood visits Phipps Conservatory's Butterfly Garden in the latest installment of "Where In The 'Burgh Is Mikey Hood."
Report Says Pittsburgh Area's Air Quality Among Worst In CountryA new report on air quality says the Pittsburgh area is among the worst in the country; KDKA's Paul Martino reports.
Kidsburgh: Earth Day Events For Families In The Pittsburgh AreaOne billion people across 180 countries now observe Earth Day, and in the Pittsburgh area, there are all kinds of events specifically designed for families; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
New Report Says Pittsburgh Is Among Worst For Air QualityA new report on air quality is just out, and it says the Pittsburgh area is among the worst in the country; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: Plum Property Owner Complains About Contaminated Well WaterKDKA's Andy Sheehan reports from Plum Borough where a property owner has filed a complaint about a well pad contaminating well water.
U.S. Steel Faces $700K Fine From Allegheny Co. Health Dept.U.S. Steel is facing a $707,568 fine from the Allegheny County Health Department; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Lt. Gov. Fetterman Tours Clairton Coke Works, Gets Update On RepairsLt. Gov. John Fetterman visited the Clairton Coke Works facility Friday where he got an update on ongoing repairs after a fire last year.
Environmental Groups Taking Legal Action Against Local Industrial FacilitiesAn environmental group is set to announce legal action against the Clairton Coke Works today; KDKA's Meghan Schiller reports.
Officials Air Quality Meeting In ClairtonOfficials are holding a public hearing today on air quality in Clairton; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Gov. Wolf Sets Goals For Pa. To Cut Greenhouse Gas EmissionsGov. Tom Wolf is stepping up the fight against climate change and setting targets to slash Pennsylvania's greenhouse gas emissions over the coming decades.
Governor Sets Goals For Pa. To Cut Greenhouse GasesGov. Tom Wolf is stepping up the fight against climate change and setting targets to slash Pennsylvania's greenhouse gas emissions over the coming decades.
Some Residents Facing New Recyling RulesKDKA's John Shumway has more on the new recycling rules going into effect for some South Hills residents.
Big Changes Coming To Recycling LawsKDKA's John Shumway has more on the new recycling rules going into effect for some South Hills residents.
Reporter Update: New Recycling Rules In The South HillsKDKA's John Shumway has more on the new recycling rules going into effect for some South Hills residents.
Pitt Panthers Plant Trees In El PasoWhile the Pitt Panthers are in Texas for the Sun Bowl, they are also doing some good deeds around town; KDKA's Rich Walsh reports.
City Leaders Hope To Bring More Clean Energy Jobs To AreaHere in Pennsylvania, we understand the energy business and we do energy well, but what about clean energy? KDKA's Meghan Schiller reports.
Tree Pittsburgh Giving Away 1,000 Trees To Allegheny County ResidentsPeople who live in Allegheny County can get free trees.