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Decades-old styrofoam continues to blight the Anacostia River and now the District is considering a ban on the ubiquitous foamy plastic.
Mayor Vincent Gray has proposed banning Styrofoam food containers in the District, citing their harmful effect on the Anacostia River.
Residents in Spring Valley, the neighborhood built on a World War I chemical weapons testing and dumping site, are healthier than the nation overall, according to a new report by the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.
After a wreck in Arlington dumped 1,800 gallons of sewage into area storm drains, officials are warning residents and their pets to steer clear of Four Mile Run.
Republican Ken Cuccinelli is proposing cuts to taxes and regulations on energy to stimulate its growth in Virginia if he's elected governor this year.
How "green" are you, really? Earth Day is a great time to renew your commitment to do your best to reduce your personal carbon footprint -- and save money in the process.
Monday, April 22 is Earth Day, an annual celebration of our planet and a day of environmental acknowledgement and awareness.
Instead of fun in the sun, area college students are spending their spring break down by the bay.
>Officials in Prince George's County want to use its economic development fund to provide tax breaks for green businesses.