Posts Tagged: Bridgeton Landfill


Radioactivity testing to begin at 2 Bridgeton landfills

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – Radioactive tests are set to begin at the West Lake and Bridgeton landfills. The Environmental Protection Agency announced...

EPA releases data on Bridgeton Landfill

ST. LOUIS (AP) – No matter how bad the smell, the Environmental Protection Agency says the air quality around a troubled St. Louis-area landfill...

Bridgeton Landfill owner disputes state’s emergency claim

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis County landfill owner embroiled in a long-running legal battle with state and federal regulators says an under...

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Bridgeton Landfill Barrier Construction On Hold

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – It will be at least a year and a half until construction starts on a barrier between smoldering at a suburban St. Louis la...

Settlement Approved In Landfill Lawsuit

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – A federal judge has approved a $6.8 million class action settlement for residents who live near a smoldering Missouri land...

EPA Says Bridgeton Athletic Fields Not Contaminated

(UNDATED) — The Environmental Protection Agency says baseball fields located near a St. Louis County landfill, that is contaminated with illegal...

Soil Samples Test Negative, But EPA Results Still To Come

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – An engineering firm hired by a Bridgeton-area school district has concluded that soil from schools 2 miles from a radioact...

Concern Remains High Regarding Landfill Issues

BRIDGETON, MO  —  The EPA hosted a community meeting Monday night to address concerns about construction of a barrier to keep separate the und...

Koster announces new odor/fire control agreement with Bridgeton landfill owners

The owners of the long-smoldering Bridgeton Landfill are promising to do more to control foul odors and keep the underground fire from reaching radioa...