An internal government investigation has found that federal and state regulators underestimated the potential for a blowout from a Colorado mine, documents released Wednesday show.

The former president of a chemical company charged in the contamination of West Virginia's biggest source of drinking water pleaded guilty on Wednesday to three federal pollution counts.

Environment and tourism minister Pohamba Shifeta on Friday said the acid train accident two weeks ago near Dune 7 could have had a devastating environmental impact and warned stakeholders handling

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FAILURE by the Harare City Council (HCC) to implement an effective industrial chemical waste management system is exposing its estimated three million residents to a potentially disastrous health s

The Department of Water and Sanitation says the pollution of the Nyl River in Modimolle, Limpopo, has been contained.

Hundreds of fish were killed at the Texas State Aquarium in Corpus Christi after an industrial chemical was mistakenly introduced to a huge tank instead of a drug commonly used to kill worms and li

The US government is expected this week to give the go-ahead to a controversial plan by Shell to restart drilling for oil in the Arctic.

Scottish Water has been fined after it accidentally polluted a river, killing nearly 5,000 fish.

A city environmental watchdog has lashed out against a giant petrochemical company and ordered it to apologize to the public in a rare case of government lambasting a State-owned corporation.