The design phase for planning how to excavate most of the site’s radioactivity is now expected to take longer than the initial 18-month plan, according to EPA.
The Malaysian government reports that containers opened in Port Klang contained “unwanted materials commingled with plastic scrap.”
The hearing discussed the recycling challenges faced by communities in Michigan’s 11th District and around the country.
A 2016 legal ruling could mean Canada would have to reclaim the privately-owned, unsorted waste shipped to Manila.
The lawsuit challenges the Baltimore Clean Air Act, which would force the closure of the city’s two large waste incinerators.
The city and Waste Management of Hawaii will have to pay $425,000 after storms overwhelmed landfill pipes and sent trash into the ocean.