NRDC Expert Blog

Nebraska Greenlights the Keystone XL Pipeline—with a New Route

In a 3–2 vote, the Nebraska Public Service Commission approved an alternate route for the tar sands oil pipeline.

The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 31

A tax bill that hurts the environment and people’s health, more lies by EPA chief Pruitt, and it may get very expensive to visit our national parks.

The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 30

More giveaways of our public lands to polluters and Trump keeps promoting a pesticide that’s toxic to children.

Senate Budget Plan Could Open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to Drilling

The Senate rejected an amendment that would have blocked raising revenue through federal oil and gas leasing.

The Real Lowdown: The Trump and Congressional Republican Assault on Our Environment, Vol. 29

Grossly unfit nominees abound; Pruitt casts smoke and mirrors around “sue and settle”; senator moves to strike public comments from infrastructure projects.

Toxic Toys? After Nine Years, a Ban on Harmful Chemicals Becomes Official

The Consumer Product Safety Commission voted today to ban five types of phthalates in children’s toys and other products.

Pages