Valley Craft in Lake City received a $100,000 VOC-reduction grant to convert its powder-coating paint system. The company expects to cut VOCs by more than 3 tons per year.
The MPCA's Barb McCarthy needed to have her septic system inspected before her house could be sold. Find out how the soil where Barb lives determined what was needed to meet current septic system standards.
Above and beyond. MPCA recognizes Holiday Station Stores for extra efforts to control gasoline vapors
The EPA has released its revised federal ozone standard. How will Minnesota be affected?
Thanks to a grant that provided new engines, the Twin Cities now has a “green” towboat.
Frost is in the forecast. Here are some tips to help you prepare for colder weather.
Volkswagen's cheating of air emissions testing reminds us that air pollution matters.
New report proposes solutions to safeguard water — one of Minnesota's most valuable natural resources.
Lakes and streams in the Shell Rock River watershed in southern Minnesota are suffering multiple stressors that hurt fish and other aquatic life, according to a study by the MPCA.
Scientists are working to find clues to the Lake of the Woods’ water quality problems — large blooms of algae.
Some water samples analyzed by the Minnesota Department of Health's lab are being re-evaluated.
Small ponds could make a big difference to the Le Sueur River and downstream waters.
Sean Connaughty has picked up 69 bags worth of trash from Lake Hiawatha since May, and he's not done yet. Find out more about what he's found.
Visitors to the Eco Experience at the State Fair can learn about an interesting new idea to “crowdsource” air quality monitoring.