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Report: Fracking truck spilled flowback fluid in Poudre Canyon / 09.08.2018

Report: Fracking truck spilled flowback fluid in Poudre Canyon / 09.08.2018 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it

A report filed Wednesday reveals new details about the fracking truck rollover that spilled hundreds of gallons of toxic waste in the Poudre Canyon, threatening the Poudre River northwest of Fort Collins.

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EPA Seeks Dismissal Of The Lawsuit Over Gold King Mine Spill / 27.07.2018

EPA Seeks Dismissal Of The Lawsuit Over Gold King Mine Spill / 27.07.2018 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
The 2015 spill sent a yellow-orange plume of toxic heavy metals into rivers in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and on Native American lands.
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EPA crews working on Gold King cleanup find elevated lead threatening birds, animals and, potentially, people / 19.10.2017

EPA crews working on Gold King cleanup find elevated lead threatening birds, animals and, potentially, people / 19.10.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
EPA crews conducting Superfund cleanup prep investigations along Animas River headwaters revealed this week that they’ve found contamination at century-old mine sites at levels 100 times higher than danger thresholds for wildlife.
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EPA Engaged in Image Control After Toxic Spill / 15.06.2017

EPA Engaged in Image Control After Toxic Spill / 15.06.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
Officials at the EPA have sought to cover up and shift the blame for causing the toxic Gold King Mine spill.
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Lake Powell Chronicle Mine waste seems to have settled out / 25.01.2017

Lake Powell Chronicle Mine waste seems to have settled out / 25.01.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
Last week the Environmental Protection Agency released a report of its latest findings from the Gold King Mine Spill that occurred in August 2015.
Their report shows nearly 540 tons of metals were released during the spill. The toxic sludge of metals consisted mostly of iron and aluminum but also contained manganese, lead, copper, arsenic, zinc, cadmium and a small amount
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No criminal charges in EPA-caused Colorado mine waste spill / le 12.10.2016

No criminal charges in EPA-caused Colorado mine waste spill / le 12.10.2016 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
No criminal charges will be filed against a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employee over a 3-million gallon spill of toxic waste from a defunct Colorado gold mine that fouled waterways across three states, federal authorities said on Wednesday.
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BNSF Railway agrees to resolve oil spill incidents and improve prevention and response capacity in Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming / 25.02.2016

BNSF Railway agrees to resolve oil spill incidents and improve prevention and response capacity in Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming / 25.02.2016 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it

BNSF Railway agrees to resolve oil spill incidents and improve prevention and response capacity in Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming Release Date: 02/25/2016 Contact Information: Donna Inman, 303-312-6201, inman.donnak@epa.gov...

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Watchdog report says EPA team caused toxic Colorado mine spill / www.foxnews.com du 23.10.2015

Watchdog report says EPA team caused toxic Colorado mine spill / www.foxnews.com du 23.10.2015 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
Government investigators squarely blamed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday for a 3 million-gallon wastewater spill from a Colorado gold mine, saying an EPA cleanup crew rushed its work and failed to consider the complex engineering involved, triggering the very blowout it hoped to avoid.
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EPA Accidentally Spills Millions Of Gallons Of Waste, Turning River Orange / www.huffingtonpost.com du 08.08.2015

EPA Accidentally Spills Millions Of Gallons Of Waste, Turning River Orange / www.huffingtonpost.com du 08.08.2015 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
A million-gallon mine waste spill that sent a plume of orange-ish muck down a river in southwest Colorado on Thursday was caused by a federal mine cleanup crew.
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3 years after Colorado mine spill, victims awaiting payment / 03.08.2018

3 years after Colorado mine spill, victims awaiting payment / 03.08.2018 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it

3 years after Colorado mine spill, victims awaiting payment on WTOP | DENVER (AP) — Three years after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency triggered a massive mine spill that polluted rivers in three states, the federal government still has not repaid any of the victims for the millions of dollars.

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Oil spill at Anadarko well site in Erie rankles locals / le 18.02.2018

Oil spill at Anadarko well site in Erie rankles locals / le 18.02.2018 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
A hydrocarbons spill near tanks at an Anadarko Petroleum well site at the north edge of Erie over the weekend spurred excavation of soil and a company promise to inform state regulators, just as a local protectors group distributes a map of myriad wells and underground pipelines.
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EPA Covers Up Role in Colorado’s Toxic Mine Spill / 02.08.2017

EPA Covers Up Role in Colorado’s Toxic Mine Spill / 02.08.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
America's Investigative Think Tank
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Water officials will pay $145K for releasing toxic sediment into American Fork River / 30.03.2017

Water officials will pay $145K for releasing toxic sediment into American Fork River / 30.03.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
North Utah County water officials have agreed to pay the state more than $145,000 for discharging sediment laced with heavy metals into the American Fork River below Tibble Fork Reservoir last fall. The North Uta
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EPA denies $1 billion-plus in claims from toxic Colorado mine spill / 17.01.2017

EPA denies $1 billion-plus in claims from toxic Colorado mine spill / 17.01.2017 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencyon Friday denied $1.2 billion in claims for economic lossesstemming from a 2015 toxic wastewater spill accidentallytriggered by the agency at a defunct Colorado mine, that fouledwaterways in three states.
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EPA silent on firings one year after toxic mine spill / 04.08.2016

EPA silent on firings one year after toxic mine spill / 04.08.2016 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it

The Environmental Protection Agency said it remains fully responsible for the toxic wastewater spill it caused one year ago in Colorado, while remaining silent on demands for someone at the agency to be held responsible...


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Locals fume as EPA reveals Gold King mine spill much worse than initially stated / Fox News du 11.02.2016

Locals fume as EPA reveals Gold King mine spill much worse than initially stated / Fox News du 11.02.2016 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
The Environmental Protection Agency's disclosure this week that last year's toxic spill at Gold King Mine was far worse than previously stated has unleashed a flood of anger at the agency, which was already facing numerous lawsuits from states and individuals along the affected waterways.
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The impact of the Gold King Mine spill - and hundreds of mines like it #GoldKingMine / www.thecherrycreeknews.com du 27.08.2015

The impact of the Gold King Mine spill - and hundreds of mines like it #GoldKingMine / www.thecherrycreeknews.com du 27.08.2015 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
Weighing the impact of the Gold King Mine spill – and hundreds of inactive mines like it Ronald R H Cohen, Colorado School of Mines Earlier this month, contractors for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) trying to characterize the quantity… Continue Reading →
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7,500 gallons of oil spills in Colorado river / USA Today 20.06.2014

7,500 gallons of oil spills in Colorado river / USA Today 20.06.2014 | Pollution accidentelle des eaux (+ déchets plastiques) | Scoop.it
Storage tank on river bank dropped and broke a valve after high spring river flows.
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