Community action defeats waste burning in cement kilns

Community action defeats waste burning in cement kilns

BREAKING: Small community stands up to world’s largest cement company, wins Goldman Environmental Prize Thanks to Uroš S. Macerl and Eko krog, the Zasavje region of Slovenia has a reason to celebrate. These grassroots leaders stopped the world’s largest cement...

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...