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Trump claims San Francisco is infested with dirty syringes and human waste, and says the city is ‘going to hell’
Trump claimed, without evidence, that dirty syringes and human waste were breaching Sam Francisco's storm drains and contaminating ocean water.
Trump claims San Francisco’s homeless are polluting the ocean with needles and threatens to fine the city
San Francisco's mayor dismissed Trump's claims and said that the city has one of the US's "most effective" waste systems, which filters out debris.
President Donald Trump has demonstrated a reliable ignorance of the US auto industry. His most recent dustup with California is the latest example.
President Trump keeps falsely saying the US has the ‘world’s cleanest and safest air.’ Actually, he’s making pollution worse.
The US doesn't have the cleanest air in the world. In fact, measured in terms of PM 2.5, the country comes in seventh, and it is getting worse.
35 vintage photos taken by the EPA reveal what American cities looked like before pollution was regulated
Before the EPA, the US environment was not federally protected. Here are 35 vintage photos showing US cities before regulations limited the damage.
In the years after the US Environmental Protection Agency was founded, the agency dispatched photographers to document pollution and contamination.
The Cuyahoga River caught fire 50 years ago today. These stomach-churning photos highlight why the EPA exists.
Photos of the Cuyahoga River, which burst into flames over a dozen times, remind us why Richard Nixon created the US Environmental Protection Agency.
The Trump administration is reportedly increasing efforts to deny the acceleration of climate change — and the government's role in researching it.
The EPA recently banned 12 products containing neonicotinoid, a pesticide that can be deadly to bees.
Some Americans get their water for free from the tap. The rest pay for it — at the cost of $100 billion a year.