Ian Rosenberger debuts his new backpacks made out of recycled materials.
Local Guy Makes Backpacks Out Of Recycled MaterialsIan Rosenberger debuts his new backpacks made out of recycled materials.
Reporter Update: Environmentalists Focus On Air Quality In Allegheny Co.Environmentalists are focusing on air quality in Allegheny County; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: City Gets Grant For Recycling ProgramKDKA's Lisa Washington has more on a grant the city is getting to undergo changes to the recycling program.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Imposes Fines Against U.S. SteelThe Allegheny County Health Department thousands of dollars in more fines against U.S. Steel.
Waterworks Market District Implements Plastic Bag BanThere are no more plastic bags to carry your groceries in at the Market District at The Waterworks; KDKA's Lindsay Ward has more on the new pilot program
Waterworks Market District Discontinues Use Of Plastic BagsThe Market District store in the Waterworks is no longer packing its groceries in plastic bags; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: Jon Delano - Pittsburgh International Airport EnergyPittsburgh International Airport is planning to generate its own electricity instead of relying on "the grid." KDKA's Jon Delano explains.
Reporter Update: Jon Delano - Officials Tour New Castle Steel MillTwo key White House officials toured a Pittsburgh-area facility. KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Local Students To Take Part In Worldwide Climate Change MarchPittsburgh-area students are expected to take part today in a worldwide march and rally to do something about the impacts of climate change; KDKA's Lindsay Ward 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.