How the state of Illinois is working to protect the environment

Illinois has signed an agreement with an environmental group that requires it to use plastic bottles that it claims are “environmentally safe”, according to the Associated Press.The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Illinois Department of Agriculture, which is […]

IL Environmental Protection Jobs Report: The Facts

Posted October 11, 2018 06:18:10 Illinois Department of Environmental Protection (IDEP) reports that jobs in its environmental protection division (EPA) have grown by 7% in the past year.IDEP also reported that the number of EPA employees working in environmental protection […]

How to prevent water pollution in a city

Chicago residents are paying the price for a city that’s spending $1 billion a year to treat its water, according to a new study.The city spent $1.5 billion on wastewater treatment and remediation projects in 2016, up from $1 million […]