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2 hrs ago | 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.

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

6 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

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.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, US News, Environmental, Environmental Quality, 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

WE WILL HAVE COMPLETE COVERAGE FOR YOU ON THE "NIGHT BEAT." NEW SAFETY MEASURES ARE BEING PUT IN PLACE AT THE CALUMET REFINERY.

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

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.

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Related Topix: San Angelo, TX, Environmental, Environmental Quality, 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.

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Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental

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.

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Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental, 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.

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

Tue Apr 15, 2014

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.

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

WENY

Chemung County Landfill Concerns

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

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

NBC29

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.

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Related Topix: Environmental Quality, Environmental

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.

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

WFNT-AM Burton

Governor Snyder Announces Statewide Recycling Initiative

On Monday, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder announced a statewide plan designed to increase residential recycling across the state.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder, Environmental Quality, Environmental

Medford Mail Tribune

Gold Hill may build wastewater pipeline to Central Point

Pollution from Gold Hill's aging wastewater treatment plant exceeded standards set by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality in July and August 2013.

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Related Topix: Gold Hill, OR, Central Point, OR, Environmental, Environmental Quality

The Capital-Journal

City's Takeover/Makeover cleanup will proceed

From left, Darin Scott and Tom Vlach talk Monday about how the city will proceed next month with holding its annual Takeover/Makeover cleanup.

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Related Topix: Topeka, KS, Shawnee County, KS, Environmental, Waste Management

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Perma-Fix Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings Conference Call

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. today announced that it will host a conference call at 11:00 AM Eastern Time on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: PermaFix Environmental Services, Environmental, Nuclear Energy

Franklin News-Post

Water advisory lifted for Pigg River after spill

Late last week, approximately 30,000 gallons of cow manure from a holding lagoon near the intersection of Calico Rock Road and Six Mile Post Road, west of Rocky Mount, spilled into a small tributary that feeds into the Pigg River.

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Related Topix: Rocky Mount, VA, Environmental, Environmental Quality

Mississippi Business Journal

MDEQ lifts beach advisories, closure; all stations now clear

HARRISON COUNTY - The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality , through its Beach Monitoring Program, has lifted two water contact advisories for Coast beach monitoring stations.

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Related Topix: Harrison County, MS, Environmental, Environmental Quality

Washington Examiner

Baton Rouge officials object to landfill approval

City-parish Councilman Trae Welch told The Advocate that the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality should appear before the council to explain its approval of the landfill when "every single elected body went on record saying they did not want it."

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Related Topix: Louisiana Government, Louisiana, Environmental Quality, Environmental, Science / Technology, CPU

WOODTV.com

Snyder offers plan to boost solid waste recycling

Gov. Rick Snyder is proposing a plan to boost Michigan's performance on recycling solid waste.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder, Environmental Quality, Environmental

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Deerfield plant turns waste into construction cement | Video

A cement company based in Deerfield Beach, Titan America, has begun turning selected waste, such as car bumpers and scrap cardboard, into construction material.

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Related Topix: Deerfield Beach, FL, Florida, Medley, FL, Alternative Energy, Energy, Republic Services, Environmental

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