Dodd’s Lake oil spill contained – Innisfail Province

Dodd's Lake oil spill contained
Innisfail Province
An oil leak discovered on Dodd's Lake on Friday morning has been contained and is now being cleaned up. On April 11 the Town of Innisfail contacted Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development after the 15-metre slick was discovered on …

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Air Force: ‘Dilution’ not an option for fuel spill – Albuquerque Journal

Air Force: 'Dilution' not an option for fuel spill
Albuquerque Journal
Air Force officials this week backed away from including a proposal that Albuquerque's water utility simply dilute contaminated water and deliver it to customers as one of the options if toxic chemicals from a massive Kirtland Air Force Base fuel spill

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Official: $2M in chemical spill costs reimbursable – The Inter-Mountain

Official: $2M in chemical spill costs reimbursable
The Inter-Mountain
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Public agencies and nonprofits that helped after a Jan. 9 chemical leak into the water supply could receive $2 million in reimbursements for their emergency work, a West Virginia homeland security official said. Federal and

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Official: $2M in chemical spill costs reimbursable – Marietta Times

Official: $2M in chemical spill costs reimbursable
Marietta Times
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Public agencies and nonprofits that helped after a Jan. 9 chemical leak into the water supply could receive $2 million in reimbursements for their emergency work, a West Virginia homeland security official said. Federal and

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Rensselaer doctor, 2 children killed in I-65 backup from tanker crash – Journal and Courier


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Rensselaer doctor, 2 children killed in I-65 backup from tanker crash
Journal and Courier
Police said the truck went off the road into the median, jackknifed and overturned. It wasn't immediately known how much nitric acid leaked. No injuries were reported from the tanker crash, although the driver and a state police officer were taken to a
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Four Years After the BP Oil Spill – WJHG-TV

Four Years After the BP Oil Spill
WJHG-TV
PANAMA CITY BEACH — Despite Sunday being the 4 year anniversary, individuals and businesses are still seeking damages against BP, saying they were hurt financially by the spill. BP has just announced that after surveying nearly 4 and a half thousand …

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Are new regulations tough enough to prevent another West Virginia chemical spill? – PBS NewsHour

Are new regulations tough enough to prevent another West Virginia chemical spill?
PBS NewsHour
Three months ago, a storage tank leaked up to 10,000 gallons of the chemical MCHM in Charleston, W.Va., where more than 300,000 people were exposed to one of the worst cases of drinking water contamination in U.S. history. To examine the regulations …

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Nailah Jefferson Talks Directing Debut ‘Vanishing Pearls’ & 2010′s Oil Spill … – Indie Wire (blog)

Nailah Jefferson Talks Directing Debut 'Vanishing Pearls' & 2010's Oil Spill
Indie Wire (blog)
Vanishing Pearls, a passion project and Nailah Jefferson's feature directorial debut, documents the aftermath of the BP (British Petroleum) oil spill of 2010, specifically its effects on the oyster fishing industry in the Louisiana Gulf town of Pointe

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Damage from Lake Kittamaqundi fuel spill minimal – Baltimore Sun

Damage from Lake Kittamaqundi fuel spill minimal
Baltimore Sun
The Maryland Department of the Environment has categorized the damage done to downtown Columbia's Lake Kittamaqundi by a diesel fuel leak as minimal, even though an estimated 500 to 600 gallons of fuel entered the lake, according to an office …

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States Peering Over the Fence on Fracking Rules – National Journal

States Peering Over the Fence on Fracking Rules
National Journal
Government with little experience in the relatively new hydraulic fracturing procedures are scrambling to figure out how to regulate the air and water pollution that comes from fracking. So, like all good neighbors, that's left them peering over the

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