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USEPA Wants to Cover Missouri Lead Piles

25-acre site leaching into nearby waterways

07/21/2011

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US EPA Orders Dramatic Cuts in Pollution

Power plants in our region under the rule

07/07/2011

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Flood Water Testing Shows Minimal Chemical Contamination

Herbicides and fuel component were found in flood water samples.

06/28/2011

Air Quality Still Acceptable in Joplin

JOPLIN, Mo. (KMOX) – Federal officials say so far they don’t have any concerns about air quality in storm-ravaged Joplin. The Environmental Protection Agency has been monitoring asbestos and other airborne particles.  The agency is […]

06/07/2011

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AmerenMO asks Court to Dismiss EPA Suit

Utility says lawsuit lacks facts

03/15/2011

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Piles of Mine Waste Still Plague Madison County

Mine waste piles eroding into nearby creeks

03/02/2011

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Missouri One of Nation’s Biggest Mercury Polluters

Missouri power plants make state 11th in nation for mercury emissions.

02/10/2011

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Mo. SO2 Emissions in Top 10

Only four plants in Missouri have controls for sulfur dioxide.

01/14/2011

Coal Ash Concerns Send Franklin Co. Group to Chicago

A citizens group from rural Missouri is so fired-up over the hazards of coal-fired power — they’re travelling miles to tell federal regulators about their fears.

09/16/2010

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