Science News

UN Environment Programme director discusses impact of plastic pollution

Plastic pollution harms human health, oxygen, oceans

Column

How Badgers can buy a greener future

Students should change their consumption habits to support environmentally friendly corporations

Science News

The Lab Report: When fungi become less fun

Students working in Pringle lab study the threat of deadly mushroom, impact of nitrogen poisoning

City of Madison

City of Madison sees increase in recycling, as well as contaminated recycling

Unrecyclable materials mixing with recyclable materials causes contaminated recycling to be sent to waste

State of Wisconsin

DNR issues Air Quality Alert for Wisconsin over the weekend

'Day-to-day changes in air pollution are strongly linked to wind patterns,' UW expert says

State of Wisconsin

WEC proposes largest solar battery storage project in state

'This first large battery is an important step,' UW expert says

COVID-19, COVID19, Coronavirus, UW Madison
Column

Environmental lessons we should pick up from pandemic

US must take look at what can be learned from COVID-19, how to practice those lessons in fight against climate change

UW-Madison Campus

Cohort calls on UW to be more salt sustainable

Last year, UW used enough salt to fill 60% of Camp Randall

State of Wisconsin

Evers signs executive order to establish PFAS standards

The guidelines are in response to previous issues with contamination in Madison water

Features

Right of Way: Inaccessible public transportation limits employment, affordable housing options for Madison’s outskirts

Bus rapid transit looks to provide a solution to inequity and pollution but city officials are met with severe lack of public, government funding

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