Worldwide children’s health at risk from climate change
Children are at greater risk of health effects from climate change than other groups, according to a report from The Lancet.
Online returns contribute five billion pounds of waste to landfills annually
West Lake Corridor project receives award for environmental preparedness
The West Lake Corridor project, which will add to the South Shore Line, has been recognized for Excellence in Environmental Documentation Preparation
Former Republican Congressman to speak at environmental event in Indianapolis
Former Republican Congressman Bob Inglis will deliver the keynote speech at the annual “Greening the Statehouse” event in Indianapolis this Saturday.
White River State Park introduces recycling initiative
White River State Park has introduced a recycling initiative that’s expected to keep approximately 30 tons of waste out of Indiana landfills annually.
Illinois company accused of illegally dumping construction debris near Gary, Indiana
Illinois-based demolition contractor IESCO has been accused of illegally dumping construction debris near Gary, Indiana, according to Inside Indiana Business.
Lowe’s bans PFAS chemicals in rugs and carpets
By January 2020, Lowe’s will no longer sell carpets or rugs containing PFAS chemicals, the National Resources Defense Council reports.
Friends of Lake Monroe to develop plan for Lake Monroe watershed
The Friends of Lake Monroe have been awarded federal funding through the State of Indiana to develop a management plan for the Lake Monroe watershed.