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Tom Zeller Jr.

EPA Digs Into Landfill's Alleged Civil Rights Abuse

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 06.19.2012 | Green

The Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Civil Rights has agreed to investigate a complaint filed by residents of a largely African-American co...

Tom Zeller Jr.

Polluting the Poor in Alabama

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 03.25.2013 | Green

The following story first appeared in the June 17, 2012 issue of "Huffington." magazine for the iPad. To learn more about the magazine, visit huffingt...

EPA Coal Ash Hearings Intensify, Tennessee Hearing Added Following Controversy

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

Reversing its embarrassing oversight, the EPA has added one final public hearing on coal ash regulatory proposals, to be held fittingly in Tennessee, the state that suffered the worst coal ash disaster in U.S. history in December 2008.

EPA Ignores TN and AL on Coal Ash, Nearest Hearing Is 260 Miles From TVA Disaster Site

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

Residents of Tennessee might have a few things to say about the impacts of coal ash, since the state suffered the worst coal ash disaster in U.S. history less than two years ago.