Stories tagged: fertilizer
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019
As rain deluged the Midwest this spring, commercial fisherman Ryan Bradley knew it was only a matter of time before the disaster reached him. All that water falling on all …
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017
Clearas Water Recovery, a Missoula tech company, has developed a patented process to use algae to remove nitrogen and phosphorus from public wastewater treatment plants, keeping waterways from being inundated …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016
It’s time to give roses their last dose of fertilizer and harvest garlic and onions.
Wed., April 29, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane residents were being offered an eyebrow-raising form of garden fertilizer: crematory ashes.
Tue., May 28, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has pleaded guilty to charges the company dumped hazardous waste in California.
Sat., April 2, 2011
OLYMPIA – The Legislature on Friday approved a ban on lawn fertilizers that contain phosphorus. On a 56-37 vote, the House of Representatives sent the governor a bill that restricts …
Wed., Jan. 20, 2010
OLYMPIA – Washington, which already has restrictions on laundry and dishwasher detergents, could ban phosphorus in lawn fertilizers. A bill before the state Senate would require low- or no-phosphorus fertilizers …
Tue., Jan. 19, 2010
Washington, which already has restrictions on laundry and dishwasher detergents, could ban phosphorus in lawn fertilizers.