Archive of: Environment

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Environmental group reneges support for methanol refinery

That support, which was stated by the organization’s former executive director in May of 2014, was made without consulting the Board.

February 2016

South Sound People of Note

Creator of fine food, water quality specialists and college trainer for student safety: four South Sound leaders earning recognition today.

January 2016

Permit extended for LRI Landfill

The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, extended the Graham landfill’s solid waste permit from 10 years to the remaining operational phase of the landfill.

January 2016

Kent’s ‘Greenest’ company named

A manufacturer of communications devices in Kent has been named the city's Green Business of the Year.

December 2015

Hearings Board rules against county in gopher fight

Relief may finally be on the horizon for builders stuck in gopher limbo in Thurston County.

April 2015

State fish consumption rule draft revealed

State Ecology officials have released a draft water pollution rule that assumes each Washington resident eats one helping of fish every day. That may greatly increase required clean-up costs.

September 2014
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