Missouri Department of Natural Resources
BRIDGETON, MO–(KMOX)–On a breezy, cool, overcast day — workers continued the delicate task of digging up parts of a landfill where an underground fire has been burning since 2010. It’s Day Three of the dig […]
Bridgeton resident and mother of three young children Dawn Chapman says the Missouri Department of Natural Resources told her by telephone no testing is being done for “alpha and beta radiation.”
“Could you please tell everybody what we’re breathing in now so we can kind of gauge what ‘worse’ might be?”
The Department of Health and Senior Services said air samples showed concentrations of hydrogen sulfide warranting further review.
At a meeting Tuesday night, residents claimed the existing coal ash from the Meramec facility is causing health problems.
“People breathe everyday, they don’t just breathe the one week in February.”
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Updating a story we’ve been following for you on KMOX, the St. Louis County Health Department is urging the state to test the foul-smelling air residents are breathing near a burning landfill. Residents getting […]
The park sits on the former site of Times Beach, a St. Louis County town that was shut down due to dioxin contamination in the early 1990s.
A pilot program under way at Lambert Airport in St. Louis seeks to reduce waste from leftover food.
The program, which aims to divert waste away from landfills, will sell the resulting compost as soil additives.