New EPA Administrator Promises Results in Westlake LandfillAware that people in St. Louis are watching closely, the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency is pledging real progress on dealing with a local radioactive waste site.
Illinois Senators Plan to Vote Against EPA NomineeSenate Republicans plan to use their 'majority power' to confirm President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, but several Illinois senators are saying 'no'.
Neighborhood Activist Claims Conflict of Interest in EPA TestingThe EPA says it's testing a select number of homes for alpha, beta and gamma radiation.
Mehlville School District Finds Lead In Kitchen SinkThe Mehlville School District says its drinking and cooking water is, mostly, lead free.
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.

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