February 28, 2014
As business owners seek out the best deals on properties that meet their location and size requirements, they need to keep in mind the possibility that the land they are interested in may actually be contaminated.
February 28, 2014
Brownfields redevelopment is often the key to revitalizing former industrial areas that have hit hard times in the wake of factory closings.
February 20, 2014
Pesticides are critical for the nation's agricultural industry. They protect plants from insects and allow for bountiful harvests, year after year. In spite of these benefits, pesticides are not without risk.
February 19, 2014
Whether they work in the energy industry or are simply responsible for managing waste disposal, major stakeholders need to be aware of pertinent environmental regulations that affect their operations.
February 14, 2014
Major players in the oil industry are facing some difficulty as of late, with profits failing to meet expectations due to rising project costs.
February 11, 2014
Representatives from Duke Energy recently announced that a leak stemming from a retired coal-fired plant may have dumped anywhere between 50,000 and 82,000 tons of coal ash into North Carolina's Dan River, located 130 miles northeast of Charlotte.
February 3, 2014
For five days last week, hundreds of thousands of residents in the Charleston, West Virginia had no access to safe tap water.
January 31, 2014
Earlier this month, Enbridge, Inc. announced that it would be planning an independent audit of its pipeline in order to better detect leaks and improve public safety.
January 29, 2014
All landfills eventually reach their full capacity, leaving planners to figure out where else they can dump their waste.
January 20, 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) mandates that oil production facilities and sites with bulk oil storage capacity must maintain a comprehensive Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan.
January 10, 2014
If the retail industry is going to improve its capacity for hazardous waste management, it is going to have to focus on how to better deal with the near-constant change that it faces.