Summer continues with another month of work on air quality and public health!
Contribution by Air Alliance Houston Summer Legal Intern, Samuel Marsh. The EPA recently changed its emissions factors for flares to what it believes are a more accurate calculation of how much Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) pollution escapes the flare without being destroyed. This increase, of a factor of 4, indicates that if a flare was
Another massive pollution event from Pasadena Refining renews concern about that troubled facility.
A chemical leak in Baytown shows the weakness in our emergency notification systems.