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Are Polluters Liable When Tainted Groundwater Seeps Into Rivers?

Federal judges will have to decide whether Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, a national pipeline company, remains liable for contamination from a 2014 gasoline spill that continues to foul South Carolina streams even though pollutants are no longer being released.

 

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EPA’s Pruitt Gathers Input for WOTUS Redo

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt met with farmers, elected officials, and ag industry leaders today to hear feedback on re-writing the WOTUS under the Clean Water Act.   Read more

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