Here are some smashing good ways to dispose of your jack-o-lanterns without tossing them into the garbage.
Minnesota municipal wastewater operators have been forced to find solutions to the damage caused by "flushable” wipes that bind up pumps, and coagulate fats, oils, and grease into fatbergs.
Moving the William A. Irvin literally cleared the way for some big cleanup work in Duluth's harbor this fall.
MPCA recognizes the success of Connect Ecology and remooble at the 2018 MN Cup competition.
Do you wonder why people choose to drive electric vehicles? Here are some things to know about this new technology.
Good news. The MPCA recently terminated Minnesota’s last remaining combined sewer overflow permit. Find out why we are celebrating.
We Are Water is open October 12 through November 26 at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment, 1954 Buford Ave., St. Paul.
The William A. Irvin was moved as part of a Lake Superior slip cleanup project in Duluth, Minn., overnight on Sept. 21-22, 2018. It will return in Spring 2019. Check out this video.
Full-scale emergency response exercises help government and partners build relationships and practice emergency response plans to protect public health and the environment.
MPCA is seeking wastewater treatment facilities for a pilot project on ways to optimize practices to meet more restrictive phosphorus limits.
The MPCA recognizes the city of Mora for investing in wastewater infrastructure and thank its wastewater staff for their efforts.
When was the last time you had your septic tank pumped? Here's a reminder since it's SepticSmart Week. Regular maintenance can save you a lot of trouble and money.
$20 million in zero-interest loans is available to cities and other government entities to address non-point source pollution through the Clean Water Partnership program.
MPCA's Jim Ziegler likes sunny days — especially now after he had a large solar array installed at his home. It can generate 2x as much as the average home in Minnesota uses in a day.
This Minneapolis business replaced a paper receipt system with a paperless point-of-sale setup, preventing unnecessary exposure to a chemical that can have negative health effects.