The club is trying to force the utility to reduce emissions at its three St. Louis area coal-fired power plants.
“We have so many different chemicals that we’re using in our lifestyle and our ag industries. I don’t know if they measure for all of those that go into the river.”
Ameren would not speak with KMOX. Instead, they released a written statement claiming great improvements have been made.
The Environmental Protection Agency has begun a massive cleanup of contaminated soil in west St. Louis County.
The state has awarded the University of Missouri-Columbia nearly $254,000 to study pollution prevention in a creek that runs through part of the city.
Lung Association Director of Health Susanna Fuchs says the hot summer has meant a lot of orange air quality days.
Illinois AG is filing suit alledging groundwater was contaminated by the Wood River Refinery in Roxanna.
Mississippi River among most polluted in the nation.
The sheepnose and spectaclecase mussels will be protected following an agreement reached last summer between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Washington, Center for Biological Diversity.
Power plants in our region under the rule