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October 12, 2020

DRINKING WATER ADVISORY: Pennsylvania American Water Issues Boil Water Advisory for Customers in Norristown Water System

Source:, October 12, 2020 Pennsylvania American Water today issued a boil water advisory for all customers in its Norristown water system. Approximately 33,500 customers are affected. Pennsylvania American Water experienced a drop in positive water pressure due to a water main break this morning. As a result, there is an increased chance that the […]

October 9, 2020

Exide’s latest bid to avoid additional liability for poisoning L.A. County communities

Source:, October 4, 2020 By: Christine Watkins In 2015, Exide Technologies agreed to close this Vernon recycling plant permanently. But cleanup goes on. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times) For decades, the negligent operators of Exide Technologies, a battery recycling facility, emitted lead, arsenic and other toxic contaminants into people’s homes, communities and […]

October 9, 2020

Who will foot $24M bill to clean up of one of Hudson County’s most polluted sites?

Source:, October 8, 2020 By: Peter D’Auria One of Hudson County’s most polluted properties is in line for a federal cleanup. But first, officials have to figure out who will pay for it. The Environmental Protection Agency is working to determine who will foot the bill for the remediation of the Diamond Head Oil […]

October 8, 2020

DEC Announces Chemical Cleanup at Town and Country Dry Cleaners in Brighton

Source:, October 7, 2020 The Department of Environmental Conservation is set to begin remedial work on a plot of land in Brighton where harmful chemicals have been found in the ground water and soil. The DEC classifies the site on Monroe Avenue at the Town and Country Dry Cleaners as a class “2” inactive […]

October 8, 2020

Former paint factory at contaminated site in Hawthorne demolished

Source:, October 7, 2020 By: Philip DeVencentis A paint factory with a tortured past of contaminated soil, legal actions and a devastating inferno was ripped to the ground on Washington Avenue, ushering in the start of a drama-free future for the property. But, it will take several months before anyone can be sure that groundwater is clean […]

October 8, 2020

Frisco settles Exide property dispute, expects cleanup of contamination to resume soon

Source:, October 7, 2020 By: William C. Wadsack A new agreement approved by Frisco City Council on Oct. 6 will allow for cleanup to resume on the site of the former Exide Technologies battery recycling plant. Once that is completed, city officials plan to begin work on Frisco’s Grand Park project, which incorporate land […]

October 7, 2020

State regulators plan to fine manufacturer $115K for chemical fires, gas clouds

Source:, October 5, 2020 By: Michael Kransz State regulators will likely fine a manufacturer that caused multiple toxic chlorine gas releases in a residential area $115,000 and forbid the company from using the chemical which caused the releases. Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy officials announced Monday morning, Oct. 5, the proposed […]

October 6, 2020

Longboat Key faces $240k fine for sewage spill

Source:, October 2020 By: Lisa Neff The penalties go beyond monetary fines. Longboat Key also faces a state order to replace its sewer pipeline. Town officials at press time were reviewing the proposed order from the state setting forth penalties for spilling millions of gallons of sewage in a mangrove wetland about 350 feet […]

October 5, 2020

Wells In The Rio Sonora Valley Still Contaminated With Arsenic, Lead

Source:, October 5, 2020 By: Kendal Blust Residents of the Sonora River Valley have heard nothing from authorities since they were told last December wells in the area show signs of contamination. Now, they’re renewing calls for access to clean water. It’s been six years since Grupo Mexico’s Buenavista copper mine spilled millions of gallons of […]

October 5, 2020

PBSO report says mold makes headquarters building “impossible to fix”

Source:, October 5, 2020 By: Alexandra Clough The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s headquarters building in West Palm Beach is so riddled with mold that it should be torn down and replaced, according to a mold expert who said he helped perform and analyze a recent inspection of the building PBSO has inhabited since 1983. The […]

October 2, 2020

Oswego’s Midtown Plaza will be cleaned of contamination prior to being redeveloped

Source:, October 2, 2020 By: Randy Pellis The development of the former Midtown Plaza site will require environmental remediation at a cost to the developer of approximately $307,000 before any new construction begins, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation. Property owner Home Leasing LLC, of Rochester, will be able to convert their […]

October 2, 2020

Burlington school officials scramble to find classroom space after PCB contamination

Source:, October 1, 2020 By: Devin Bates Nearly 1,000 high school students are still without a building to learn in as the Burlington School District scrambles to find class space. Burlington High School was closed last month due to PCB contamination. Consultants and experts with an understanding of PCBs have been on site all […]



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