The agency is preparing to weaken rules that, for a quarter-century, have given communities a voice in deciding how much industrial pollution may legally be released nearby.
Just before the weekend, the Trump administration lifted a summertime ban on gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol, the New York Times reported.
Pollution is up nearly 14 percent under the Trump administration.
The Indonesian capital topped the charts for the world's most polluted city a dozen times in June
A new rule from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would lift requirements for major farms to report the pollution they emit through animal waste.
It could be a sign of bees' adaptability to a changing environment--but the habit might also be causing them harm
Exclusive: Comprehensive analysis finds harm from head to toe, including dementia, heart and lung disease, fertility problems and reduced intelligence
Pollution in the Mexican capital reaches levels potentially dangerous to human health.
Report says plastics adding to death tolls in the developing world from easily prevented diseases
A year after China's ban, U.S. cities are sending recyclables to landfills or stockpiling them, waiting for a buyer
Diesel cars older than 15 years will be barred next year as first part of anti-pollution drive
Nation known for its natural beauty is under pressure with extinctions, polluted rivers and blighted lakes
Researchers say dirty air is killing 800,000 people a year in Europe, and urge the phasing out of fossil fuel burning
New law will allow people of Toledo to act as legal guardians for Lake Erie, and polluters could be sued to pay for cleanup costs
Trump's efficiency rollback will cost Americans billions and pollute widely
Scientists called study's findings upsetting and said toxic air must be cut
High levels of contamination in Mariana Trench show how pervasively planet has been contaminated
Anger over intended 37.5% cut for new cars but environmental groups say it is not enough
Just in time for holiday food shopping season: City ordinance forbids big stores from offering plastic checkout bags