by Rebecca Leber Posted on February 6, 2014
Waterkeeper reported that lead concentration alone at the location is 50 times greater than the Environmental Protection Agency's recommendation for wildlife and 1000 times the maximum for drinking water.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 4, 2014
The news of the investigation comes the same day as the U.S. Senate holds a hearing on the spill.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 4, 2014
A stormwater pipe under an unlined coal ash pond at a shuttered plant in Eden, North Carolina, burst Sunday afternoon, draining tens of thousands of tons of coal ash into the Dan River.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 31, 2014
42-non essential workers from Rowan Companies PLC's offshore rig in the Gulf of Mexico were evacuated, while 37 stayed on the rig to try and stop the flow of gas.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 28, 2014
The West Virginia DEP says they still aren't certain how much chemical spilled into the Elk River.
by Jeff Spross Posted on January 17, 2014
The company whose tank spilled 7,500 gallons of chemicals into the Elk River last week has filed for Chapter 11.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 14, 2014
A new study by the EPA finds there's still time to clean up the huge underground plume before most of the city's drinking water is contaminated.