The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a new ozone standard in the range of 65 to 70 parts per billion (ppb). The standard is good news for Houstonians, who have suffered for decades from ozone pollution.
A deadly chemical leak at the DuPont plant in La Porte is a wake-up call for Houston.
Have you noticed this subtle shift in the language used by pro-business political candidates? Those who once said “climate change is a hoax” now say “I am not a scientist.” Should we be encouraged by this change of language?
The Healthy Port Communities Coalition (HPCC) Monday warned that the fatal chemical leak at DuPont’s La Porte facility demonstrates the need for heightened protection for employees at plants using deadly chemicals and for the residents living around the facilities. Read more at yourhoustonnews.com.