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Reducing Global Warming Pollution, Cutting Air Pollution, and Saving Water

Coal- and natural gas-fired power plants pollute our air, are major contributors to global warming, and consume vast amounts of water—harming our rivers and lakes...

Nov 28, 2012 Report

Generating electricity from wind doesn’t produce global warming pollution, add to air pollution or consume water—a sharp contrast with generating electricity at coal and natural...

Nov 28, 2012 Blog Post
The Price Tag of Dirty Drilling's Environmental Damage

The negative environmental and health impacts of fracking for oil and gas come with heavy “dollars and cents” costs, ranging from cleaning up contaminated water...

Sep 20, 2012 Report

If you're going to stop pollution, you first need to know that the pollution in question exists.

That's the impetus behind one of the...

Mar 22, 2012 Blog Post
Toxic Industrial Pollution and the Unfulfilled Promise of the Clean Water Act

Forty years after adoption of the federal Clean Water Act, industrial facilities continue to dump millions of pounds of toxic chemicals into America's rivers, streams,...

Mar 21, 2012 Report
Why Maryland's Manure Pollution Rules Are Failing to Protect the Chesapeake Bay

Intensive chicken production on Maryland’s Eastern Shore generates large volumes of phosphorus-laden manure. Growers and farmers spread this manure on their fields as fertilizer, but...

Dec 1, 2011 Report
How Cleaning Up the Dirtiest Power Plants Will Protect Public Health

Power plants continue to release large amounts of toxic pollutants, including mercury, into our air. Mercury pollution particularly threatens fetuses and infants, who can suffer...

Nov 15, 2011 Report

Frontier Group's latest report catalogs the many governments across the world that have taken action to reduce plastic bag pollution, setting a strong example for...

Jul 19, 2011 Blog Post
Communities Around the World Take Action Against Plastic Bags

Our oceans are polluted with millions of tons of plastic trash. Throw-away plastic bags are a significant part of the problem. In this report, we...

Jul 16, 2011 Report

The summertime “dead zones” that form in the nation’s major waterbodies have turned vibrant aquatic ecosystems into barren wastelands. Controlling the nutrient pollution that fuels...

Jun 13, 2011 Blog Post

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