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Waste Connections (WCN) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday

Waste Connections will post its Q114 quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 21st.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Waste Connections

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Officials: No new plans to clean up air

State environmental officials reaffirmed Thursday that they have no plans to add new control measures to clean up North Texas air, insisting that air quality will meet federal standards by 2018.


Related Topix: Texas, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, University of North Texas

Sys-Con Media

Residents Near Bridgeton Landfill to Receive Settlement for Noxious Odors, Underground Fire

The class action lawsuit that prompted the settlement alleged lost property value and public nuisance caused by the overwhelming and noxious odors released from an underground fire in the depths of the landfill.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Republic Services

WRIC-TV Richmond

Hundreds of Fish Found Dead in Byrd Park Lake

Fountain Lake looks as pretty as it always does until you get to close to some of the edges and see several dead fish, which has disturbed many park goers.


Related Topix: Virginia Government, Virginia, Environmental Quality, Waste Management


3 Mid-Cap Stocks With Fast-Growing Dividends

Because no one can predict the future with 100% accuracy, spotting tomorrow's best income-producing blue-chip stocks today is extremely difficult.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Scientific Instruments, Pall, Church and Dwight, Household Products

The Greenville Sun

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Will Maintain Annual Public Meetings At NFS Site In Erwin

BY KEN LITTLE STAFF WRITER After reconsideration of previously-announced plans, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a public meeting this summer in Erwin for citizens to voice concerns about the Nuclear Fuel Services operation.


Related Topix: Nuclear Fuel Services

City says Flint River water will be pumped to homes, businesses Monday, April 21

Faucets in the city will be filled with Flint River water starting Monday, April 21, officials said today, April 17. Emergency Manager Darnell Earley and city public works officials said they plan to open gates at the Flint water treatment plant at 2 p.m. today, bringing in about 12 million gallons of river water for treatment test runs that are ... (more)


Related Topix: Flint, MI, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Genesee County, MI

Metal Center News

2-2011 News: Nucor Go-Ahead

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality has issued an air quality permit to Nucor Corp., Charlotte, N.C., paving the way for construction to begin on the steelmaker's direct reduced iron facility in St. James Parish.


Related Topix: Steel, Mining, Nucor, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Opinion

There's 'No Government-Wide Mechanism' to Determine How...

How much does it cost taxpayers for the federal government to do environmental assessments? And what's the return on that cost? Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies on Capitol Hill with Acting EPA Chief Financial Officer Maryann Froehlich, March 27, 2014.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, US News, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bill Shuster

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Refinery issues statement in response to river spill



Related Topix: San Antonio, TX, Environmental Quality, Waste Management

Plastics News

Shintech in early stages of planning ethylene feedstock plant in Louisiana

Shintech Inc. has filed an air permit with the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality that would allow for the construction of a new unit with more than 1 billion pounds of annual capacity for plastic feedstock ethylene.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Plaquemine, LA, Addis, LA


Chemung County Landfill Concerns

Residents opposed to the Chemung County Landfill expansion proposal came out to voice their concerns on April 14th.


Related Topix: Chemung County, NY, Casella Waste Systems, Waste Management, Horseheads, NY

KKSA-AM San Angelo

City Water Blending Begins May 1st

The City of San Angelo will begin blending water from the Hickory Aquifer with surface water on May 1 at a rate of approximately 10 parts lake water to one part Hickory water.


Related Topix: San Angelo, TX, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Resource Investing News

UEC Moves Closer to ISR Production from Burke Hollow

Uranium Energy has moved its third ISR uranium project into the production permitting stage, bringing the Burke Hollow project in South Texas a few steps closer to its targeted steady production date of 2017.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Waste Management

Off the Kuff

SA City Council to begin the plastic bag debate

City staffers Wednesday plan to recommend to the City Council's Governance Committee that San Antonio move forward with a ban on single-use plastic and paper bags.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Metals

Salt Lake City Weekly

Waste Watch

As Russell Ridge walked the length of a vacant lot in North Salt Lake, trying to get a feel for how the excavation company he worked for might be able to use the property, he spotted something out of the ordinary - the rusted top of what looked like an oil drum poking out of the ground.


Related Topix: North Salt Lake, UT, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Salt Lake County, UT

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Sun Advocate

Division of Water Quality Utah Department of Environmental Quality...

Division of Water Quality Utah Department of Environmental Quality Public Notice of Intent to Issue Construction Permit Related to the Ground Water Discharge Permit No.


Related Topix: Utah Government, Utah, Environmental Quality, Waste Management, Sundance Film Festival, East Carbon, UT, Carbon County, UT, Sunnyside, UT

Perma-Fix Environmental Services (PESI) Announces Quarterly Earnings, Misses Estimates By $2.62 EPS

Perma-Fix Environmental Services released its earnings data on Tuesday. The company reported earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of by $2.62, Stock Ratings News reports.


Related Topix: PermaFix Environmental Services, Waste Management


Ivy Material Utilization Center Risks Being Shut Down

Supervisor Liz Palmer says, while she would like to see the open-air Ivy Material Utilization Center stay open, it's costing the county big bucks.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Waste Management

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Pscholka Holding May 1 Town Hall On Orchard Hill Landfill

A town hall meeting is set for Thursday, May 1 concerning the Orchard Hill Landfill in the Coloma and Watervliet areas.


Related Topix: Coloma, MI, Watervliet, MI, Environmental Quality, Waste Management


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