INDIANAPOLIS | As the Indiana General Assembly nears the midpoint of its 2014 session, the Republican-controlled House and Senate this week approved scores of legislative proposals that now go to the opposite chamber for further review.
U.S. Steel will conduct an open house next week on the storage and disposal of hazardous waste at the Gary Works site.
With vastly differing budgets, the Lake County Solid Waste Management District and the Porter County Recycling and Waste Reduction District are worlds apart in what they can offer people who recycle.
GARY | U.S. Steel and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are conducting an open house Thursday afternoon on hazardous waste storage and disposal at the Gary Works site.
HOBART | The Lake County Solid Waste Management District is sponsoring a hazardous waste disposal day Saturday in Hobart.
I’ve written a lot about stormwater runoff and ways to protect it. Today I’m thinking about the water underneath the ground and how the two are connected.
HAMMOND | The former district manager of the Hammond Sanitary District was among those indicted Thursday with conspiracy and felony violations to the Clean Water Act related to Tierra Environmental, an East Chicago company.
Now that the Gary Development Landfill has been added to the Superfund list of the nation's worst toxic properties, the Environmental Protection Agency's wheels have started turning. The cleanup will happen, sooner or later.
GRIFFITH | Lake County residents can bring their household hazardous waste to the Griffith Public Works center today for free.
This year as we observe the 42nd Earth Day, another milestone occurs as we celebrate the Indiana Department of Environmental Management's 25th anniversary. Much has happened in the years since IDEM was created in 1986.
Northern Lake County is seen by some as toxic real estate. That notion is reinforced by the number of brownfields awaiting remediation.
HAMMOND | Hammond's annual Hazardous Waste Collection Day is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 9.
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