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Officials are still trying to confirm whether Texas floodwaters have spread contamination from the toxic waste sites known as “Superfund sites” to residential areas. The...

Sep 7, 2017 Blog Post

Frontier Group has created a map of toxic sites and nuclear plants in the path of Hurricane Irma. Under severe weather conditions, some of these...

Sep 7, 2017 Blog Post

In the 1980s, the EPA recommended that fishermen avoid eating any fish caught in Waukegan Harbor, just north of Chicago, to avoid exposure to toxic...

Aug 31, 2017 Blog Post
The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Great Lakes

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Great Lakes, but the Trump administration has proposed...

Aug 31, 2017 Report

Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath touch on numerous issues that have been the focus of Frontier Group research over the years. The following is a...

Aug 30, 2017 Blog Post
The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Delaware River Basin

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Delaware River watershed, but the Trump administration has...

Aug 29, 2017 Report

Drainage from abandoned mines is the primary cause of pollution in the headwaters of the Schuylkill River, as old mines in eastern Pennsylvania leak acid...

Aug 29, 2017 Blog Post

What impact would the Trump EPA budget, or lesser cuts proposed by Congress, have on the health of America’s waterways? This week, we launch...

Aug 28, 2017 Blog Post

Our new report, Catching the Rain , written with Environment Texas Research & Policy Center, identifies an environmentally-friendly, low-cost solution to threats to water quality...

Feb 15, 2017 Blog Post
How Green Infrastructure Can Reduce Flooding and Improve Water Quality in Texas

Flooding has caused significant damage in Texas in recent years, and pollution from stormwater runoff poses a persistent threat to local waterways. As more land...

Feb 14, 2017 Report

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