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EPA Begins Testing Bridgeton Landfills Monday

The Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday it approved a testing plan to understand the scope of radioactive contamination at the Bridgeton landfills.


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Study: Region’s Water Infrastructure Systems Need Updating

The fresh water supply in the St. Louis region is clean and safe now, but isn’t guaranteed to always stay that way.


The Callaway 1 nuclear reactor. Photo courtesy of the Missouri Coalition for the Environment.

Radioactive Tritium, Cobalt 60 Found in Monitoring Well Near Callaway Nuclear Reactor

Ameren Missouri claims there is no threat to drinking water in the area after it found radioactive Tritium and Cobalt 60 in a monitoring well near the Callaway nuclear reactor it owns and operates.


Photo: Getty/AFP Teh Eng Koon

Fruits Recalled from Dierbergs

Wawona Packing of California issued a voluntary recall for peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots.


Coach Mark Lehne (Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Little League Coach: Team Won’t Take Field Until EPA Conducts Radiation Tests

A 7th grade little league team refuses to play on Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex fields due to possible contamination.


Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Burning Landfill Odor Suit Settled

The owners of the burning Bridgeton landfill settle a class action lawsuit with hundreds of area residents over odors drifting from the site.



St. Louis-Based Company Recalls Frozen Meatballs

P.E. & F. Inc. of St. Louis is recalling about 123 pounds of its Fazio’s Ready-To-Eat Meatballs because of possible bacterial contamination.



KC Issues Warning About Lead-Contaminated Paprika

The contaminated spices have been traced to an in-state distributor that stopped its sales.


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