Ameren Battles EPA Over Alleged Clean Air Act ViolationsAmeren Missouri battles the EPA in a St. Louis federal court today over whether it violated the Clean Air Act at its Rush Island coal-fired power plant south of Festus.
Maryland Heights Champ Landfill, EPA Reach SettlementAan EPA inspection of the Champ Landfill uncovered deficiencies related to its surface emission, in May.
Some Mo. Water Systems Fail Lead TestingAssociated Press report on EPA drinking water standards found 14 small suppliers with violations
December Floods Left Behind Nearly 3,000 Tons of DebrisMost was recycled. Some wound up in landfills.
State Attorney General Chides EPA Over West Lake LandfillMissouri Attorney General Chris Koster is criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency for missing deadlines in its planned cleanup of the West Lake Landfill near St. Louis.
UPDATE: EPA Orders Fire Prevention Steps for West Lake LandfillThe order announced Thursday follows a brush fire that occurred at West Lake landfill in Bridgeton in October.
Attorney General Koster Pressures EPA, Landfill With Spring Court DateKoster's report found radiation in trees on private property off the site and the trial is set for next spring.
County Executive Sends EPA a Letter for Landfill PlansStenger says the 4-year-old fire has been smoldering too long without answers from the EPA.
Committee Approves Bill That Will Make Cuts in EPA BudgetThe Senate Appropriations Committee approved a spending bill on Tuesday that makes deep cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency by more than $500 million.
Congressional Democrats Seek To Step Up Fracking OversightDemocrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste, citing continuing public concern about the potential environmental and health risks of hydraulic fracturing.
EPA: Keystone XL's Climate Impacts Need To Be RevisitedWith the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to "revisit" how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
Missouri Among States That Didn't Use Water MoneyThe E.P.A. has found 5 states have a total of about $231 million in their Drinking Water State Revolving Funds above the goal level.