Chemours to test for airborne GenX

A Bladen County plant will conduct tests so state officials can determine how much of a potentially harmful chemical is being released into the air. The Chemours facility … The department expects to fine Chemours in the next few weeks for a GenX spill Oct. 6 that the company didn't report, Holman said.

Authorities Identify Odor Near Westwood

Gas company spokesperson Melissa Bailey said in a statement Thursday that crews determined β€œthe source of the odor was a natural gas odorant spill at a small independent oil and natural gas production facility in the West Los Angeles area.” Bailey also reported that the spill had been contained and …

Firefighters contain oil leak in southeast Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) β€” Firefighters contained a oil spill Thursday in southeast Oklahoma City. … 30 firefighters were called to an oilfield site near SE 55 and High Avenue after oil had spilled from the area into a nearby drainage canal. Firefighters were able to create dams and contain the oil.

Firefighters contain oil leak in southeast Oklahoma City

Firefighters contained a oil spill Thursday in southeast Oklahoma City. At approximately 2 p.m. Nov. 30 firefighters were called to an oilfield site near SE 55 and High Avenue after oil had spilled from the area into a nearby drainage canal. Firefighters were able to create dams and contain the oil.

Vietnamese Blogger Reports on Chemical Spill, Gets 7 Years in Prison – Care2.com


Care2.com

Vietnamese Blogger Reports on Chemical Spill, Gets 7 Years in Prison
Care2.com
If toxic chemicals have poisoned the water, you'd want to make sure local residents knew about this danger, right? Not in Vietnam, apparently. The government largely remained silent about the contamination and jailed a journalist for sharing the news
Formosa Plastics' Vietnam Spill Fallout ContinuesThe News Lens International (press release)

all 11 news articles »

Recycle Cooking Fat, Grease At EDCO’s In Long Beach

To recycle, place any cooking fat, oil or grease in a leak-proof container and drop it off Tuesdays through Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at EDCO's Recycling Buyback Center, 2733 California Ave. The waste will be processed, filtered and converted into biofuel by a third party processor, according to a …

Ibrahim al-Abdulghani grabs QTCC pole

Britain's Tom Chilton lost significant track time after a brush with a tyre barrier left his Citroen with front-end damage and a lengthy repair job for his Sebastien Loeb Racing team, while Esteban Guerrieri's session was curtailed by an oil leak in his Honda. The Argentine nevertheless ended up as the best …