compliance issues

Marin Sewage Spill Closes Bay Area Beaches

Article: Marin Sewage Spill Closes Bay Area Beaches

SAN FRANCISCO, California, February 18, 2009 (ENS) – A southern Marin County sanitation district has spilled 500,000 gallons of partially treated sewage into San Francisco Bay, and the leak is not yet completely stopped. The Sausalito-Marin City Sanitary District reported that the sewage spill started around 1:00 pm Tuesday after a pipeline ruptured in the…

Onondaga Lake at Risk from Auto Metal Shredder

Article: Onondaga Lake at Risk from Auto Metal Shredder

SYRACUSE, New York, January 24, 2008 (ENS) – A Syracuse company has agreed to pay a $150,000 fine and upgrade its practices to resolve alleged violations regarding solid waste, stormwater runoff and air emissions, and to ensure that contaminated material does not flow into Onondaga Lake, says the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.…