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RSS FeedsEPA Orders Cleanup at Texas Toxic Site Flooded by Harvey
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13 october 2017 01:15:05

 
EPA Orders Cleanup at Texas Toxic Site Flooded by Harvey
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The Trump administration handed a rare victory to environmentalists, ordering two big corporations this week to pay $115 million to clean up a Texas toxic waste site that may have spread dangerous levels of pollution during flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt signed a directive Wednesday requiring International Paper and McGinnis Industrial Maintenance Corp., a subsidiary of Waste Management Inc., to excavate 212,000 cubic yards of contaminated sediments from the San Jacinto River Waste Pits site. Pruitt visited the Superfund site outside Houston last month...
 
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