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  • Fri., June 8, 2012 3:56pm
    Small UGA study finds well water near Scherer ash pond safe. Residents south of plant want their water tested as well. Uranium levels in some places...
  • Thu., April 5, 2012 11:00am
    Glynn County Commission spokeswoman Candice Temple says the agency recently issued a certificate declaring the site ready for commercial and...
  • Fri., March 2, 2012 7:30am
    Environmental regulators are pushing for a more effective cleanup at a former chemical plant in Brunswick. So the site’s owner is bringing in new...
  • Wed., February 15, 2012 5:00pm
    Swimmers at Georgia's beaches are unlikely to notice any changes with proposed federal water quality standards. State officials would continue...
  • Thu., January 12, 2012 1:17pm
    The largest greenhouse gas polluter is the Scherer power plant in Juliette, Ga., which is owned by Southern Company. That coal-fired power plant...
  • Fri., October 7, 2011 2:32pm
    The state is trying to block several impending federal regulations on air pollution. Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens says this week’s lawsuit...
  • Tue., June 7, 2011 4:26pm
    Federal environmental officials are planning to issue a tougher new smog limit this summer. The long-delayed rule could put several Georgia cities...
  • Wed., March 16, 2011 6:00pm
    The U-S Environmental Protection Agency Wednesday proposed the first national limits on mercury pollution from power plants, the largest source of...
  • Mon., December 27, 2010 4:13pm
    A recent report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says pollution in industry heavy Richmond County is on the decline. The EPA’s Toxics...
  • Mon., December 20, 2010 9:18am
    The Olin chemical company announced last week it will phase out the use of mercury at its Augusta plant. This is troubling to environmentalists who...