The Center for Public Integrity's environment team spent 2014 combing through legislation, court documents, and emissions data to investigate how big companies put employees and neighbors at risk.
The team uncovered stories from Louisiana to Maine, and everywhere in between.
In case some of these great investigations missed you, we'll be highlighting our major investigations from 2014 in handy, easy-to-read format over the next week. Don't want to miss out? Sign up and receive them via email.
Here are some of the key findings from the Center's environmental reporting in 2014: