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August 19, 2022 12:00 PM

Discharged pool water and waters containing chlorine or other chemicals can be detrimental to aquatic life if not handled responsibly.


August 18, 2022 12:00 PM

Shop wisely for your electricity supplier, step up your energy efficiency game, and check out cost assistance programs.


August 01, 2022 11:00 AM

Helping to sustain pollinators and reducing stormwater runoff, one yard at a time.


June 08, 2022 09:00 AM

While most recreationally caught sport fish in PA are safe to eat, chemicals such as mercury and PCBs have been found in some fish in PA.


May 09, 2022 10:00 AM

Ticks are very hard to control due to them always being on land, and widely distributed and easily transported by hosts.


May 03, 2022 08:00 AM

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


January 26, 2022 09:00 AM

If a test of your home shows a level higher than the EPA action level, you should have a radon reduction system installed.


January 18, 2022 10:00 AM

An interview with Keith Ruhl, DEP Solid Waste Specialist.


January 12, 2022 12:00 PM

​When temperatures drop, so can the strength of water mains.


January 05, 2022 10:00 AM

Over 40 percent of homes in Pennsylvania have radon levels higher than the federal guideline of 4 picocuries per liter.