The State University of New York’s Downstate Medical Center campus is under investigation by federal officials after inspections revealed the center stored chemical waste in improperly labelled, corroded leaking containers.
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A Washington-based metal casting facility has agreed to pay $230,000 to install a production process “water blast” system expected to remove elements of the facility’s hazardous waste generation by up to 40 per cent.
Aug 28, 2014 1:30PM
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The increasing use of cheaper natural gas as a feedstock by petrochemical producers means that less propylene is being produced as a co-product by the region’s steam crackers. This is driving greater global demand for on-purpose...
Aug 28, 2014 12:55PM
Municipal officials in Pointe-Claire, Quebec, have discovered a PCB leak in a local storm drainage system.
Aug 27, 2014 3:46PM
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Advocacy on behalf of local brownfield proponents has sent a Toronto propsal back to the committee level to re-evaulate how the City deals with modified generic risk assessments (MGRA) for contaminated lands.
Aug 27, 2014 10:50AM
The US Environmental Protection Agency is announcing $250,000 in additional brownfields funding to support revitalization efforts underway in Charles Town, West Virginia.
Aug 21, 2014 2:22PM