acid mine drainage

Atlantic Richfield Will Spend $8M to Remedy Leviathan Mine

Article: Atlantic Richfield Will Spend $8M to Remedy Leviathan Mine

SAN FRANCISCO, California, January 22, 2009 (ENS) – Acid mine drainage from the Leviathan Mine Superfund Site near the California-Nevada border will be treated during the warm months to prevent contaminants from polluting downstream waters under a settlement reached Wednesday between the federal government and the Atlantic Richfield Company. For decades, the inactive sulfur mine,…

Pennsylvania Funds 124 Stormwater and Clean Water Projects

Article: Pennsylvania Funds 124 Stormwater and Clean Water Projects

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania, March 10, 2008 (ENS) – The state of Pennsylvania is making a $22.3 million investment in 124 projects that will help restore the state’s polluted streams, provide clean water, and help prevent floods in communities across the commonwealth Announcing the grants on Friday, Governor Edward Rendell said Pennsylvania’s long mining history and extensive…