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3 hrs ago | Metal Center News
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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7 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Inspectors with the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality were on the scene today after anglers discovered hundreds of dead fish in Laurel Creek near Interstate 77. "We have an area extending approximately a mile to a mile and a half of fish kill," J. Alex Sneed of the department's pollution response program said along the banks of the ... (more)
12 hrs ago | Construction & Demolition Recycling
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has fined Trails End Recovery $5,326 for failing to collect required stormwater samples at its Warrenton, Ore., facility.
16 hrs ago | Tire Business
The state attorney general's office filed the complaint Feb. 21 on behalf of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality , which found TRP in violation of several Texas codes during several successive inspections.
State Department of Environmental Quality and Severstal officials say pollution wouldn't increase - it's what's already been spewing from the Dearborn plant for years.
There's a bill before the General Assembly that would permanently protect the Savin Farm, 575 acres of prime state-owned farmland in Lebanon.
Virginia is examining any potential long-term environmental damage from a North Carolina coal ash spill on the Dan River and will hold Duke Energy "fully accountable" if any is found, the director of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said Monday.
Lauren Strother is leaving as executive director of Ballet Arkansas, and Karen Shinn Bassett, president of Ballet Arkansas' board of directors, will replace Strother, the nonprofit announced Monday.
A boil water notice for Starrville Water Supply Corporation customers has now been rescinded.
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has issued a penalty totaling $27,330 to RB Recycling Inc. for repeated stormwater discharge permit violations at two of the company's tire processing facilities in Portland.
As the region's population and economy continue to diversify and grow, competing uses for limited water resources are inevitable.
A spill from a Shell pipeline running through Port Neches' Huntsman facility left 364 barrels of crude oil to be cleaned up Thursday.
The Syringa Mobile Home Park east of Moscow has been an issue for Idaho's Department of Environmental Quality since January of 2013.
Heavily redacted public documents from the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality regarding millions of dollars in legal expenses has sparked a lawsuit by journalist and consultant Michael Rejebian.
Louisiana State Police Troopoer Stephen Hammons says Texas-based Wild Well Control capped the well just before noon Thursday, ending an evacuation that had kept about 12 families out of their homes since Feb. 25. The Advocate reports residents were allowed to return to the 1.5-mile area Thursday afternoon, accompanied by state Department of ... (more)