CAFOs Archives

  • Sep 6, 2018 3

    They’re Causing Asthma: Does the EPA Care?

    Large factory farms are spewing toxic gases into the air that are causing human health problems, but the EPA refuses to act. Imagine stepping onto your front porch to enjoy your morning coffee, but instead of fresh air and sunshine you’re met with an overpowering stench of the manure and filth ...

  • Aug 15, 2017 3

    EPA Generates its Own Pollution

    Courts reprimand agency for giving big companies a pass on animal waste. Following a recent court case, concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) – more commonly known as factory farms or animal feeding lots – will have to report their air pollution emissions. Earlier this year, the D...