Environmental Protection Ministry

'Samaria residents deserve environmental quality'

Environmental Protection representatives visit pirate landfill in Samaria, witness horrendous pollution.Yedidya Ben-Or, 8/17/2017, 1:30 PM

Government halts research on Haifa pollution

Health, Environment ministries say research investigating connection between Haifa pollution and higher morbidity needs to be redone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 3:06 PM

Israeli Ministry allows ammonia tank to continue functioning

Government requests clarification regarding how court defines 'emptying' ammonia tank ahead of July 31 deadline.Chana Roberts, 6/4/2017, 11:13 AM

Nahariya beach reopens after six-year cleanup

Nahariya-area factory works with Environmental Protection Ministry to remove asbestos from beach; Ministry stresses cleanup still underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2017, 9:34 AM

Israel Railways calls strike in revenge on government

Environmental Protection Ministry summons Israel Railways to hearing over pollution; train company boycotts Tel Aviv stations in revenge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 11:46 AM

Haifa Port hit with 2.2 million shekel fine

Israel's largest port punished by Environmental Protection Ministry for disregard of air pollution laws.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 1/2/2017, 11:19 AM

Cabinet reshuffle to hit Kulanu

Reports indicate Netanyahu intends to give Kulanu Economy Ministry, though its authorities will be reduced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 10:22 PM

'Gabay worked to improve our quality of life'

Kulanu leader Moshe Kahlon thanks outgoing minister for service, promises to continue program to clean up Haifa.Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2016, 10:13 AM

How clean are Israel’s beaches?

Only 37% of beaches considered clean compared to 57% from the previous index, according to Ministry of Environmental Protection.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2016, 4:06 PM

Over 255 Israelis Treated Amid Major Dust Storm

Magen David Adom paramedics provided medical treatment on Tuesday to hundreds of Israelis suffering from asthma, heart disease.Cynthia Blank, 9/8/2015, 6:54 PM

Peretz Readies for Dismissal, Clashes with PM

Clashes erupt between PM, minister over role of ministers in the government - and whether Peretz is 'folding in the face of terror.'Tova Dvorin, 11/9/2014, 12:42 PM

Leave Bodyguards Behind, Qatar Tells Minister

Environment Minister Erdan may have to skip Climate Conference because Shin Bet won't let him go.Gil Ronen, 8/28/2012, 10:34 AM

Criminal Probe Ordered Into Gush Dan 'Odor'

Minister Gilad Erdan has ordered an investigation to discover who introduced an acrid smell that alarmed residents of Israel's central coastGabe Kahn, 5/3/2012, 7:01 PM