Posts from October 2013

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Apex Landfill Ohio

by Zakariah Johnson

Apex Landfill in Steubenville, Ohio has their operating license request for 2014 tabled by health board Herald-Star is reporting (http://www.heraldstaronline.com/page/content.detail/id/591461/Health-board-tables-license-request.html?nav=5010) that until the Jefferson County Board of Health receives a full report of the recent notices of violation at the facility, it will not consider the landfill’s request for a 2014 operating license.  From September […]

Los Angeles Oil Field Air Quality and Odors

by Zakariah Johnson

USC’s newspaper, the Daily Trojan, is reporting (http://dailytrojan.com/2013/10/03/la-oil-field-causes-sickness-among-residents/) concern is mounting about the air quality and safety of South Los Angeles residents in light of emissions from a nearby oil field owned by Allenco Energy Co.  The oil field increased its production by 400% in 2010 and since then air quality officials have received 251 […]