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NJ moves to ban pesticide OK’d by Trump administration

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is moving to ban the use of a pesticide linked to potential harmful [go to article]

A civil rights emergency: Justice, clean water and air in the age of Trump

OLIVER MILMAN / THE GUARDIAN - The Trump administration’s dismantling of environmental regulations has intensified a growing [go to article]

NJ lawmakers ask EPA to waive ethanol rule for local gasoline

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Top legislative leaders in New Jersey are pressing federal environmental officials to waive rules [go to article]

New regional initiative – RGGI for transportation sector

New regional initiative – RGGI for transportation sector

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - A new regional initiative is taking shape among Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states to curb carbon pollution [go to article]

Cory Booker wants to tackle the ‘corporate villainy’ behind environmental injustice

Cory Booker wants to tackle the ‘corporate villainy’ behind environmental injustice

BRENTIN MOCK / CITYLAB - On October 23, Senator Cory Booker, one of the members of Congress most capable of harnessing bipartisan [go to article]

Legislature DEP at loggerheads again over septic tanks in Highlands

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The Legislature is moving once again to potentially block a controversial proposed rule that would expand [go to article]

Coalition-led ballot question approved, safeguarding pollution settlements

ADAM SAMUEL / TAP INTO -Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday [go to article]

GOP tax reform bill could sideline NJ’s clean-energy efforts

GOP tax reform bill could sideline NJ’s clean-energy efforts

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Just when clean-energy advocates find an ally in the governor’s office to back their agenda [go to article]

With Murphy win, N.J. signals left turn on energy

With Murphy win, N.J. signals left turn on energy

SAQIB RAHIM / E&E NEWS - On Sunday night, Phil Murphy took the stage at a campaign event and humble-bragged about [go to article]

With Christie out, New Jersey poised to rejoin New England in climate pact

With Christie out, New Jersey poised to rejoin New England in climate pact

PATRICK SKAHILL / WNPR - New Jersey's Governor-elect Phil Murphy has vowed to "immediately" bring his state back into the Regional [go to article]

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