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Air Quality

May 08, 2020 03:00 PM

Burning household trash may seem like an easy way to eliminate waste, but it contributes to air pollution and threatens human health.


May 06, 2020 12:00 PM

Through smart policy and individual behavior changes, we can all strive for lasting air quality improvements.


May 05, 2020 01:00 PM

Small fires can produce big air pollution, but there are steps you can take to help.


May 04, 2020 02:00 PM

A warm, sunny day may appear to be perfect for being outdoors, but it’s what you don’t see that could cause problems.


April 22, 2020 09:00 AM

The theme of Earth Day this year is climate change – a problem that is bigger than any one person, state, or even nation.


August 02, 2018 11:00 AM

Staff in DEP’s Northeast Regional Office have been busy this summer manning the DEP booth at Farmer’s Markets.


May 22, 2018 01:00 PM

Coco has a problem. He’s a chameleon, but he can’t change colors!


April 23, 2018 01:00 PM

EPA standards protect Pennsylvanians’ health


May 30, 2017 12:00 PM

On May 27, 2017, a six-story reinforced concrete building in East Pennsboro Township was reduced to a pile of rubble.