Environmental Protection Agency

EPA adds Indianapolis site to Superfund National Priorities List

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added the West Vermont Drinking Water Contamination site in Indianapolis to the National Priorities List of Superfund sites.Read more

EPA gives $175K to East Chicago to clean up beach area

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $175,000 grant to the city of East Chicago.Read more

New treatment tested in Franklin to cleanup contamination

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Clean up crews are testing out a new treatment to destroy dangerous chemicals in contaminated groundwater in Franklin.Read more


City gets $345,000 grant to clean up site of former bakery warehouse

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The city of Indianapolis just got a $345,000 grant for environmental remediation at the former Colonial Bakery site.Read more

EPA administrator calls for major reduction of animal testing

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The administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency signed a memo Tuesday calling to reduce animal testing. Read more

Trump EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants

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The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation...Read more

Research on children's health risks jeopardized by EPA funding

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Long-running research projects credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm that pesticides, air pollution and other hazards pose to children are in jeopardy or...Read more

13 Investigates: EPA's Office of Inspector General to hear from Franklin residents

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Investigators are here to seek input about crisis communications regarding the EPA's Amphenol site cleanup as well as state clean up sites nearby.Read more

Ex-EPA chief Pruitt registers as energy lobbyist in Indiana

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Scott Pruitt, the scandal-ridden former head of the Environmental Protection Agency, registered as an energy lobbyist in Indiana on Thursday as fossil-fuels interests...Read more


EPA plans soil removal at lead-tainted Indiana complex

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is planning to remove 2 feet of lead- and arsenic-contaminated soil at the site of a northwestern Indiana public housing that's...Read more

Indiana environmentalists warn of drastic budget cuts for EPA

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A federal agency now investigating contaminated sites here in Indiana could soon have less money to do its work.Read more