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"… t, Michigan. It applied for an air permit with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, seeking to build a “mini-mill” abutting the city’s northe …"

"… ompted angry residents to file a complaint against the state with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Civil Rights. The case led to the office …"

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"… n near their discharge lines with cesium-137, a radionuclide that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency warns significantly increases the risk of cancer. Some …"

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"… with rubble, concrete or special plastics, as organizations like the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have advised for domestic ponds, and as a result their …"

"… as poisoning the district.” Birulee lodged a protest with the state’s Environment Committee, in Bihar’s capital. Its chairman, Gautam Sagar Rana, directed …"

"… th official, in Jamshedpur, that improvements had been made. But the Bihar Environmental Committee complained in a June statement that “no wire, fences, signs: …"

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"… News and the Weather Channel, has won the Knight-Risser Prize for Western Environmental Journalism. The project spanned 20 months and helped lead to the instal …"

"… luded: For The Center for Public Integrity: Managing Editor for Environment and Labor Jim Morris; reporters Ben Wieder, Jamie Smith Hopkins, Rosa …"

"… m, Shawn Efran and Katie Wiggin. The Knight-Risser Prize for Western Environmental Journalism recognizes excellence in reporting on Environmental issues an …"

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"… Park as part of the 60-day public comment period on the proposed rule. …"

"… e mid-1990s without providing any remedies to complainants. The series, “Environmental Justice, Denied,” examined how the EPA’s lax enforcement of Title VI …"

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"… arly 2016. …"

"… ies, advocates and agency employees say. Last week, the EPA’s Office of Environmental Justice released more than 600 public comments filed by Environmental gr …"

"… — which do little to change Environmental conditions on the ground. “Environmental justice has got to be real,” said Marianne Engelman Lado, a senior att …"

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"… re protective standard. What industry is left with is distractions.” …"

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"… We intend to stay on the story. …"

"… EPA funding – from the city of Baton Rouge to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management – to ensure they comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights A …"

"… f these moves, coming immediately after the Center’s six-part series, “Environmental Justice, Denied,” may be purely coincidental. To be sure, others had p …"

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"… s strategic plan will be open for public comment through October 13. …"

"… imination without providing any remedy. In a series of stories entitled “Environmental Justice, Denied,” the Center examined how the EPA’s enforcement of T …"

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"… ess Foundation, the Association of Health Care Journalists, the Society of Environmental Journalists and the Heywood Broun Awards.  …"

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"… ches complaints.” The Center for Public Integrity recently published “Environmental Justice, Denied,” a seven-part series examining the EPA’s civil righ …"

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"… of Environmental discrimination. Communities that have turned to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Civil Rights for help since the early 19 …"

"… e law as a way to achieve justice. The Center for Public Integrity’s “Environmental Justice, Denied” series, published earlier this month, shows what happ …"

"… r resources and respect. Vernice Miller-Travis, of the agency’s National Environmental Justice Advisory Council (NEJAC), notes that the office has “an unpopu …"

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"… n minority and low-income communities. More than 10 years later, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency designated a neighborhood near the incinerator a “po …"

"… ere,” said Matthew Tejada, enforcement director in the EPA’s Office of Environmental Justice. “I think a lot of times, folks wish that we had an actual [en …"

"… said Stephen Lester, science director for the nonprofit Center for Health, Environment and Justice. Spencer serves on the CHEJ board. “They haven’t received …"

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"… Mexico — On June 26, 2014, Deborah Reade got a certified letter from the Environmental Protection Agency that was nearly a decade in the making. “During the …"

"… ern of discrimination against Spanish-speaking residents by the New Mexico Environment Department. Her complaint focused on Triassic Park, a proposed commercial …"

"… reliminary findings in the cases and impose remedies when warranted. Environmental justice advocates say such delays send a message to state regulators and …"

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"… annel on toxic air emissions in Texas shale fields, has won the Society of Environmental Journalists’ Kevin Carmody Award for outstanding in-depth reporting fr …"

"… politics while telling a story of national importance.” The Society of Environmental Journalists journalism contest is “the world’s largest and most comp …"

"… tal topics.” All of the award winners will be honored at the Society of Environmental Journalists’ 25th annual conference in Oklahoma in October.   …"

Decades of inaction

By Yue Qiu and Talia Buford

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"… at refineries and chemical plants, released under court order by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week, could mean that earlier tallies substantial …"

"… — VOCs, which can harm health and contribute to lung-damaging smog. The Environmental Integrity Project, an Environmental law group that sued to press the EPA …"

"… method also counted some non-VOC substances, the real gap is even larger. Environmental advocates say they hope the change will yield information that more accu …"

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