A Massachusetts sewage treatment plant pays a Utah
landfill to reserve space for its sludge.
Nov 01, 1993
The state of Oregon has ordered Portland to reduce sewage
overflow into the Willamette River by 94 percent by 2011, but City
Commissioner Dan Saltzman says the pollution problem is more
complex than that.
by Rebecca Clarren,
Jan 17, 2000
Kern County, Calif., is trying to prevent Los Angeles
sludge from entering the county, where it is used to fertilize
farmland, and the resulting stink is raising all kinds of questions
about how we handle human waste
by Matt Jenkins,
Dec 25, 2006
A mysterious, mostly wild dog, fed by local miners, has
somehow survived for 16 years in the desolate moonscape of a
Superfund site -- the Berkeley Pit in Butte, Mont.
by Matt Vincent,
Dec 09, 2002
Malfunctioning septic systems in eastern Idaho are
contaminating ground water.
by Candace Burns,
Oct 02, 1995
Big Sky, Montana's plan to discharge treated sewage into
the Gallatin River has environmentalists, locals and even some of
the ritzy ski resort's homeowners in an uproar.
by Joe Kolman,
Mar 01, 1999