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BP reaches $2.75M deal over Indiana refinery pollution-
Oil titan BP reached a $2.75 million settlement over air pollution from its largest refinery after environmentalists complained of repeated emissions violations.00
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State: Chemical company likely source of Flint River spill-
Authorities focused on a chemical company as the likely source of a spill that has left a dark oily sheen for miles on the Flint River.
Several thousands of gallons of oily material in Flint River-
Several thousands of gallons of an oil-based, dark black material with a petroleum smell spilled into the Flint River in Flint, authorities said Wednesday.
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Coast Guard: Oil spill closes shipping on St. Mary’s River-
An oil spill temporarily closed shipping traffic on the St. Marys River between Ontario and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.
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Ohio residents fight to get radioactive oil and gas waste off their roads-
At least 13 states allow drilling waste to be used for road de-icing, dust suppression, and maintenance.
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Infrastructure plan: $33M to clean up hundreds of oil wells-
There are an estimated 15,000 abandoned wells on federal land — and states have indicated that they would need more than $8 billion to clean up 130,000 other orphaned wells.”
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Gas and oil industry report projects fuel price hikes if Enbridge Line 5 is shut down-
The experts who wrote the report said they were asked to look at whether fuel prices would be affected if Line 5 suddenly stopped operating.
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BP agrees to $500K penalty, soot limits at Indiana refinery-
Oil giant BP agreed Thursday to pay a $512,450 penalty and reduce soot emissions from its Whiting refinery in Indiana under an agreement with regulators and activists who accused the company of violating an earlier deal.
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Four environmental issues in the Pittsburgh region to keep your eyes on in the age of COVID-19-
Climate change, air pollution, oil prices and waste could be transformed by the pandemic.
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Great Lakes Learning: How to clean up an “oil spill” at your kitchen table-
You don’t need to pollute to help your children learn about what happens in environmental accidents, and how to prevent and respond to them.