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6 min ago | 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

Sun Apr 13, 2014

NWAonline

State Watches Springdale Company's Waste Applications

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality inspectors have visited a Madison County land-application site used by Bub's Inc. of Springdale several times to respond to homeowners' complaints about rank smells.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Madison County, AR, Springdale, AR

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Abc13.com

Earth Day festivities being held today at Discovery Green

The city's largest earth day celebration is happening today. Waste Management and Air Alliance Houston are sponsoring the event at Discovery Green.

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

AmericanBankingNews.com

Stericycle PT Lowered to $129.00

The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Goldman Sachs' price objective suggests a potential upside of 17.99% from the stock's previous close.

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Related Topix: Stericycle, Environmental

WMC-TV Memphis

Grant awarded for recycling program in Pike

Rawlings announced this past week that city has been approved for a $124,000 Cooperative Recycling Grant from the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to expand recycling with the Keep Pike County Beautiful program and extend it for at least a year.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Pike County, MS, McComb, MS, Osyka, MS, Magnolia, MS

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Mayor Parker and the Carton Council announce expanded carton recycling

At her weekly press conference Wednesday April 9 following a lengthy City Council meeting, Mayor Parker announced expansion of the city's recycling program to include more types of food cartons.

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

Times Record News

No headline - LL_City_taps_pipeline

TORIN HALSEY/TIMES RECORD NEWS The pipeline carrying treated effluent wastewater is being tapped into temporarily to irrigate the greens at The Champions Course at Weeks Park.

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Related Topix: Environmental, Environmental Quality, Wichita Falls, TX, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, US Military, Sheppard Air Force Base, US Air Force

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