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Hazardous Materials

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  • Toxic materials will be collected in Clermont on Feb. 5

    Paint -- motor oil -- solvents -- small propane tanks.
  • United Airlines faces $1.3 million fine over cargo

    United Airlines faces $1.3 million fine over cargo
    Safety regulators seek to fine United Airlines $1.3 million, claiming that the carrier violated rules about shipping hazardous material often by inaccurately describing the amount of the cargo. The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that...

    99 Cents Only to pay over $2 million to settle hazardous waste charges

    99 Cents Only to pay over $2 million to settle hazardous waste charges
    99 Cents Only Stores has agreed to pay more than $2 million to settle accusations that its operations improperly stored, handled and disposed of hazardous and pharmaceutical waste. An investigation found that the retailer's 251 stores and distribution...

    Safeway to pay nearly $10 million in hazardous waste settlement

    Safeway to pay nearly $10 million in hazardous waste settlement
    Safeway Inc. has agreed to pay nearly $10 million to settle allegations that its grocery stores improperly disposed of hazardous waste and customers' medical information in California. The agreement comes after an investigation found that the Pleasanton...

    In some Maryland railroad towns, crude oil is an open secret

    In some Maryland railroad towns, crude oil is an open secret
    The long tanker trains full of crude oil roll south from Pennsylvania about twice a day, along the banks of the Susquehanna River and through the heart of historic Port Deposit, gliding within feet of the VFW hall, the community basketball court, the...