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  1. Landfill opponents win in Hempstead lawsuitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    ... contest a draft permit issued two years ago to the developer, Pintail Landfill, by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. The judge presiding over Thursday's civil case, retired Judge Terry Flenniken, could invalidate a 2013 ordinance ...

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  2. Petroleum Solutions, Inc., Petitioner, v. Bill Head d/b/a Bill Head...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    ... release had occurred. a The Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (now the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality) recorded a recovery of approximately 20,000 gallons of diesel fuel from the surrounding ground. Petroleum Solutions ...

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  3. Delton couple sells rights to preserve 300 acresRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Northern Michigan News

    ... In order to preserve the land, the couple sold its developmental rights to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, she said. The department will mandate how much of the land can be developed in order to maintain the quality of the region's ...

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  4. Insider Selling: Republic Services CAO Unloads 2,365 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Republic Services CAO Brian A. Goebel sold 2,365 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.40, for a total value of $95,546.00.

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  5. Single Use Bioreactor Market worth $470.9 Million by 2019 - New...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    This report segments the global single use bioreactor market by molecule type, type of cell, technology, end user, and region. Key Players are Thermo Fischer Scientific, Inc. , Sartorius AG , Merck KGaA , GE Healthcare and Pall Corporation The report segments the global SUB market on the basis of molecule type, type of cell, technology, end user, and region.

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  6. Biologist: LNG site ignored contaminated soilsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A biologist who worked for a consultant on the liquefied natural gas plant planned for Coos Bay, Ore., has told federal regulators that engineers ignored and possibly hid contaminated soils issues at the site. The allegations came in comments filed on the project's environmental analysis, now in draft form, The Oregonian reported Friday.

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  7. Environmentalists threaten Chesapeake coal-ash suitRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Dominion Virginia Power plans to close its coal-fired Chesapeake Energy Center on the Elizabeth River at the end of the year. The Southern Environmental Law Center has threatened to sue Dominion for what it calls "serious and ongoing" violations related to the disposal of coal ash at the plant.

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  8. EPA declares good news for Utah's annual pollution levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Utah has cleared one air quality regulatory hurdle with the welcome announcement that the state is in compliance for annual levels of fine particulate pollution, or PM2.5. The Environmental Protection Agency's declaration does not mean a seven-county area has successfully put the lid on those 24-hour spikes that cause health concerns and unwanted attention for having some of the nation's dirtiest air. "Utah still faces challenges with meeting the standard during winter inversions," said Bryce Bird, director of the Utah Division of Air Quality.

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  9. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The... )--Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC has declared a cash distribution attributable to the month of November 2014 of $0.21 per unit --Banc of California, Inc. , today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a quarterly cash interest payment for the quarter ended December 3... )--Pacific Northwest grocery chain Haggen has entered into an agreement subject to FTC approval to acquire 146 stores brought about by the impending merger of Alber... )--Staples, Inc. today gave an update on the investigation into its previously announced data security incident involving a small percentage of its r... )--Church & Dwight Co., Inc. will host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and year end 2014 results on February 3, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. .

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  10. State Office of Conservation grants drilling permit for Helis Oil's project near Mandeville Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... permit from the Army Corps of Engineers and a water quality certification from the state Department of Environmental Quality before any work can begin. The conditions include various points that were made at the Nov. 12 public hearing at Lakeshore ...

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  11. County Launches New 'No-Burn' CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MIX969.com

    The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality and the Maricopa County Air Quality Department have launched a "Don't Burn on No-Burn Days" publicity campaign to help people with chronic breathing problems to breathe a little easier. The program was first conducted last year with positive results.

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  12. White House Wants Fed Agencies to Consider Climate ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    The White House wants federal agencies to consider the climate impact of any action that would significantly increase greenhouse gas emissions a move that came under immediate attack by Republicans for having the potential to thwart energy production. The draft guidance, released Wednesday, outlines how agencies should consider the impact of federal projects on climate change during reviews under the National Environmental Policy Act, updating a 2010 draft from the Council on Environmental Quality.

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  13. Biosolids recycling program to reduce chemical fertilizer, improve water quality in city of ToledoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WaterWorld

    ... waste into environmentally sustainable resources that benefit our communities and our planet -- before an environmental footprint is left behind. As the largest recycler of organic by-products in the U.S., Synagro uses best-in-class processes from ...

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  14. Texas Municipal League: Bill goes too far, ends cities' right to regulate drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... is how much power cities should have versus the state's Texas Railroad Commission and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. If the bill passes the Texas Legislature in 2015, cities that adopt regulations that limit or prohibit drilling would be ...

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  15. Wheelabrator acquired by Energy Capital PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. has announced the close of its $1.94 billion acquisition by Energy Capital Partners from Waste Management. The company currently operates 15 energy-from-waste facilities, four power plants, four ash landfills and three waste transfer stations, according to a press release issued by Wheelabrator.

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  16. PKLA, BRA reach permit agreementRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Lake Country Sun

    The Brazos River Authority and the Possum Kingdom Lake Association have entered into a settlement agreement concerning BRA's application for a water-use permit from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for the appropriation of surface water in the Brazos River Basin. Development of operating parameters and definitive policies and procedures to be established to back up the sale and use of non-firm surface water before BRA uses any stored water in its system of reservoirs for that purpose.

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  17. Republic Services acquires Canadian companyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... and recycling firm has agreed to buy Tervita LLC, a subsidiary of Calgary, Alberta-based Tervita, which is an environmental waste solutions provider serving oil and natural gas producers. "The acquisition of this vertically integrated operation ...

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  18. Waste Management Announces the Redemption of Senior Notes Due in 2015, 2017, and 2019Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The redemption date for the Notes is January 20, 2015. The aggregate principal amount of the Notes outstanding is $946.8 million.

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  19. Waste Management Completes Divestiture of Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc. to Energy Capital PartnersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Waste Management intends to use the net proceeds from the transaction to drive incremental shareholder value by acquiring assets related to the core business and repurchasing shares, all while continuing to maintain a strong balance sheet. "We're pleased with this transaction and look forward to an ongoing relationship with ECP through our long-term waste supply agreements with Wheelabrator," said David P. Steiner, President and Chief Executive Officer of Waste Management.

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  20. Rockies Today, December 19Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    Proposed gold mine clears another hurdle in Montana The Montana Department of Environmental Quality released the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed gold mine in the Highlands south of Butte on Thursday, although the agency is still awaiting a decision on the hard rock mining permit, and has yet to make a decision on the haul ... (more)

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