Company’s plan and spotty environmental record is creating tension in Pictou.
Birds feeding on invertebrates and small fish have higher mercury levels than those eating large fish.
Examination of toxic workplace culture leads to recommendation CEO be relieved of some leadership responsibilities.
Also seeking to roll back tighter restrictions on pollution from coal mines.
Environmental group claims reporting gap found while reviewing air quality permits
Meanwhile thousands of other abandoned mines leak.
Four workers were killed at La Porte works in Houston area.
Cleanup of the defunct chemicals plant is months away.
Leak more toxic than previous Fukushima Dai-ichi incidents; TEPCO says it’s contained.
Regulators waiting on test results to determine if there’s a hazard to people or wildlife.
Studies are underway to determine the impact of microplastics along the food chain.
Cracked hydrogen pipeline at factory producing toxic paraxylene triggered the fire.
Environmental accidents are on the rise in China, mainly due to chemicals industry traffic and mishaps, and the costs of such damage to the economy are rising.