In honor of National Drive Electric Week, September 12-20, 2015, we bring you this guest article about a local environmentalist making a difference.
The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed sweeping changes to regulations at oil refineries in the new Refinery Rule. Those changes include: Fenceline Monitoring – Community fenceline air monitoring, and a fenceline benzene standard for the first time, would require refineries to measure toxic air pollution at the property line as it goes into the local
All of us remember train safety videos. Whether we watched them in confusion as a child, or in horror as a teenager, train safety videos always said the same thing: stay away from trains. The grisly results. The horror. The minuscule chance of survival. There was no winning a battle with a train. Even as a child,
We are working on a project making the City of Galena Park a greener area. The City of Galena Park is surrounded on two sides by refinery plants, and by a dredge pits on the other sides. The smell of chemicals in the air is something people deal with sometimes on a daily basis. Planting