Posts Tagged: Bridgeton Landfill


Disaster plan developed in case fire reaches nuclear waste

( KTRS ) Beneath the surface of a St. Louis-area landfill lurk two things that should never meet: a slow-burning fire and a cache of nuclear waste. Au...

Koster: Bridgeton Landfill not under control

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster says new reports raise troubling concerns about the environmental fallout from contamina...

More safeguards sought to prevent spread of landfill fire

It's important to regulators and Republic because the north quarry is connected to the radioactively contaminated West Lake 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...