EJ Groups Raise Concern Over ESPS Memo Allowing Waste-Derived Fuel

Environmental justice (EJ) groups are warning that EPA’s existing source performance standards (ESPS) may encourage fossil fuel-fired power plants to burn waste-derived fuel that could be worse for the climate than coal while also exposing nearby communities to...

Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire

Waste incineration has been regulated in the United States for decades, with good reason. It pollutes our air, water, and land, poses grave threats to our health and environment, and undermines recycling and conservation. Now communities across the country face a new,...

Cement Kiln Information Clearinghouse

GAIA member groundWork has designed a web-based clearinghouse of information on the environmental and public health impacts of cement kilns burning waste. This site provides a meeting point for communities around the world facing similar challenges to exchange...