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Pipeline's Safeguards Not Working in Louisiana Diesel Spill
The spill sent 350,000 gallons of diesel fuel into a wetland.
Feb 8th, 2022
$475M Settlement Proposed in Longest-Running U.S. Oil Spill
It has been leaking since 2004.
Dec 23rd, 2021
Lawsuit: Ida Outages Due to 'Gum and Super Glue' at Utility
About 902,000 customers lost power after the hurricane.
Sep 21st, 2021
Judge Drops Suit as Corps Reconsiders Plastics Complex
The conglomerate has plans to build a $9.4 billion plastics complex in the U.S.
Jan 7th, 2021
Groups Challenge Plastics Plant Permits
They want to keep a Taiwanese company's plastics complex out of south Louisiana.
Feb 17th, 2020
BP Oil Spill Cash Rebuilds
The island is being restored to nearly its former size after devastating offshore oil spill 10 years ago.
Feb 4th, 2020
Groups Challenge Plastics Complex Permit
The Army Corps of Engineers is accused of failing to disclose environmental damage and public health risks, and of failing to adequately consider environmental damage from the Formosa Plastics plant.
Jan 16th, 2020
Goodyear to Pay $6.7M for Exploding Tire
Warnings about the possibility of serious injury from tire failure were reportedly embossed on the tire in the same color as the tire.
Sep 19th, 2019
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Lawmakers Back Fisheries Disaster Request
They claim that freshwater flooding into saltwater ecosystems has killed oysters, hurt fish catches and damaged livelihoods.
Jul 25th, 2019
Hidden Oil Spill: Study Contradicts Owner's Claims
The company and scientists can't agree on how much oil is still leaking from a hurricane-induced spill in the Gulf of Mexico 14 years ago.
Jun 24th, 2019
$1.5B in Tax Breaks for LA Plant
The incentives were developed to persuade a Taiwanese company to locate a $9.4 billion plastics complex along the Mississippi River.
Apr 25th, 2018
Dismal Time for Gulf Oil
A record low number of lease bids for oil and gas drilling reflects a tough outlook for offshore operations.
Aug 25th, 2016