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The Town of Como is under Department of Environmental Quality to update and repair the sewer system and has two years to get it done according to Mayor Everette Hill.
The Mississippi Commission of Environmental Quality has fined Columbus steel mill Severstal $135,000 because the company's pollution-control monitors didn't function properly after the plant expanded in June 2011.
A class-action lawsuit was filed against the owner of Detroit's municipal solid waste incinerator Monday, accusing the company of nuisance and gross negligence violations.
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has prepared a draft "401" water quality certification for the proposed Coyote Island coal terminal in Boardman.
The Mississippi Commission of Environmental Quality has fined Columbus steel mill Severstal $135,000 because the company's pollution control monitors didn't function properly after the plant expanded in June 2011.
Smoke from the wildfires last week in Eastern Washington slowly traveled through Montana.
Just a little more than the length of a football field separates a Plaquemines Parish landfill from one of the busiest marinas in the gulf south, and the WDSU I-Team has obtained an internal report outlining all sorts of concerns at the facility.
The Department of Environmental Quality said the city of Mustang has arsenic levels above drinking water standards.
Texas is struggling with regulatory compliance at drinking water plants, and by some standards, it is having more trouble than any other state in the nation.
A small chemical mixing company in Gretna that was shut down because of safety and environmental violations cannot resume operating until the state allows it, the Gretna City Council decided Monday.
The state Department of Environmental Quality reports recent test samples of well water used by Oakdale Schools in northeast Oklahoma City contained E. coli.
Arizona environmental regulators have announced that a mining company will pay $40,000 in civil penalties under a settlement for twice illegally discharging water mixed with mill tailings into the Gila River in 2012.
Due to numerous power outages in the Tyler area, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the Jackson Water Supply to notify customers of the need to boil their water prior to consumption.
The tanker truck that overturned on Interstate 95 in Chesterfield early Thursday morning was carrying about 7,500 gallons of gasoline and another 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and Dan Wyant, director of the Department of Environmental Quality, said they had put Enbridge Energy Partners LP on notice following the company's acknowledgement it was partly out of compliance with an agreement dating to 1953, when the pipelines were laid in the Straits of Mackinac.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 06:54 am
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