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3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Oil train terminal near Clatskanie gets key air pollution permit from Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Nearly two years after it opened and started moving millions of gallons of crude oil, Global Partners' oil train terminal near Clatskanie now has the air pollution permit it needs to operate -- and expand.


Related Topix: Clatskanie, OR, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Rainier, OR, Scappoose, OR, St. Helens, OR

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Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Fort Bend Star

Stafford City Council will consider Legacy-related ordinance on Monday

The city of Stafford will likely have the opportunity to replace the departing Texas Instruments headquarters with the new, The Legacy at Stafford mixed-use development.


Related Topix: Stafford, TX, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Sugar Land, TX, Texas City, TX, Cypress, TX

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc Acquires 359,341 Shares

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc bought 359,341 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 15th.


Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Manatee commissioners consider options on estimated $140 million solid waste contracts

Manatee County commissioners Tuesday weighed whether to renew contracts with the solid waste haulers they currently use or start over and open the estimated $140 million deal to all bidders.


Related Topix: Manatee County, FL, Tampa, FL, Republic Services, Environmental, Bradenton, FL

Plastics News

Flexible film waste-to-oil pilot project continuing in California

A recent decision to discontinue operations at a plastics waste-to-oil site in Portland, Ore., is not impacting a pilot program aimed at hard-to-recycle plastics in California.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Republic Services, Environmental, Citrus Heights, CA


Rock slide damages pipeline, spews oil into San Juan River

A suspected rock slide damaged an oil well pipeline and sent at least five barrels of crude oil into a wash that is a tributary of the San Juan River.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Emery County, UT

The Bitterroot Star

Public comment period extended on DEQ permit for large retail store

The wastewater system would serve a large retail establishment rumored to be a Walmart.The public comment period for this draft permit ended on July 10, but based on the comments and feedback received by DEQ during the public comment period concerning the fact sheet, the draft EA, and/or the draft permit, DEQ is reopening the public comment period.


Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental, Hamilton, MT

Investor's Business Daily

Waste Management Collects Trash, Dispenses Cash

The stock is up 2.7% this year, and while that trails the S&P 500's 6.7% gain, the company in February hiked its dividend for the 11th straight year.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Environmental

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Waste Management sues city over $1 billion garbage contract

Waste Management, the country's largest trash hauler, filed suit Monday alleging that the Oakland City Council violated the public trust and acted illegally by awarding a $1 billion garbage contract to a local firm.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, Metals, Alameda County, CA, Oakland, CA

Times Herald

St. Clair gets grant money to fix its streets

A few roads will get repaired in St. Clair thanks to a grant from the state Department of Environmental Quality.


Related Topix: St. Clair, MI, Environmental, Environmental Quality

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Michigan DEQ awards grants for scrap tire re-use

Universities and local governments are sharing over 2.5-million dollars in grant money from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.


Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Michigan Technological University, Michigan State University, Lapeer, MI

Second positive E.coli test means Flint's west side water boil notice still in effect

E. coli contamination has been found in drinking water in a small area on the city's west side for a second time in three days, meaning owners of businesses and residents there should continue to boil water until further notice -- at least until Tuesday, Aug. 19. "We don't know yet what caused this.


Related Topix: E. Coli, Health, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Flint, MI

The Mississippi Press

Pascagoula's Cherokee Concerned Citizens plea for air quality help from Jackson County

Barbara Weckesser, of Pascagoula's Cherokee Concerned Citizens, talks to Jackson County supervisors Aug. 18, 2014, about pollution from nearby industries.


Related Topix: Jackson County, MS, Pascagoula, MS, Environmental, Environmental Quality

Clean Harbors VP Deirdre Evens Sells 1,807 Shares

Clean Harbors VP Deirdre Evens sold 1,807 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 14th.


Related Topix: Clean Harbors, Environmental, Peak Energy Services, Energy, Oil & Gas

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Insider Buying: Republic Services major shareholder Buys 100,000 Shares of Stock

Republic Services major shareholder Cascade Investment Llc bought 100,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 13th.


Related Topix: Republic Services, Environmental, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

The Gaston Gazette

Gaston Day School students recognized at White House

Grace Wynkoop strolled up to the White House gate never suspecting U.S. Secret Service agents would use her body scent to clear her for entry.


Related Topix: US Secret Service, US News, Environment, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental, Environmental Quality, Environmental Law, Law, Gaston County, NC

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Arizona's biggest companies faring well

Arizona's biggest companies faring well Arizona's public companies are maturing and prospering.


Related Topix: Arizona, Real Estate, Freeport, Republic Services, Environmental, Electronics, Avnet, REIT, Personal Finance

"US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL) - Clean Technology - Deals and Alliances Profile" Published

The company provides waste disposal and recycling services. Its services portfolio includes hazardous waste treatment & disposal, low-activity radioactive waste disposal, low-level radioactive waste disposal, hydrocarbon recycling services, PCB waste services, transportation, on-site services, total waste solutions program, lab support, beneficial ... (more)


Related Topix: Science, Ecology, Environmental, American Ecology, Boise, ID, Environmental Quality

Refinery fire in Norco due to pipe malfunction, company reports

The Diamond Green Diesel plant in Norco, Louisiana. A tank exploded and created a fire late Sunday night, August 3, 2014.


Related Topix: Norco, LA, Explosion, Environmental, Environmental Quality, New Sarpy, LA

The Courier

Fish Consumption Advisory Issued for Lake Ouachita

Little Rock - The Arkansas Department of Health is issuing a fish consumption advisory for Lake Ouachita.


Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Environmental Quality, Environmental


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