The villain of every 80s comedy. Vintage photos taken by the EPA reveal what America looked like before pollution was regulatedAs the story goes, the chemical-filled Cuyahoga River in Cleveland burst into flames on June 22, 1969, possibly ignited by a spark from a passing train.What was American actually like before the EPA? (Spoiler alert: polluted.) Alis2018-09-06T07:04:44+00:004th September, 2018|Tags: environment| One Comment inkteller 4th September, 2018 at 11:35 pm I’m so tired of this garbage fire. Comments are closed.