Stories tagged: Washington state Department of Ecology
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
Pasco seed company fined $20K for pesticide waste spread
State officials say a Pasco seed company has been fined $20,000 after a pesticide waste spread that potentially exposed people and the environment.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
State investigates possibly contaminated liquid dumped at Hanford
The Washington State Department of Ecology is investigating a report of potentially contaminated liquid dumped into the ground at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in August.
Thu., Dec. 30, 2010
Kids’ calendar art features recycling tips
The Spokane Regional Solid Waste System has published a 2011 recycling calendar illustrated by Spokane schoolchildren. It’s available for free at the Regional Solid Waste System office, located downtown in …
Wed., Aug. 11, 2010
Chemicals found in waterways, fish
Widespread low levels of man-made chemicals used to produce nonstick cookware and breathable waterproof clothing have been detected in Washington water and fish, according to a Department of Ecology study …