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It's a Dirty Business

It seemed like a good idea when we bought our home in a distant suburb. Plenty of space, no rubbing elbows with neighbors, peace and quiet, fresh country air. 652 more words


Baltimore Workers Remove "Fatberg" Of Grease From Sewer Pipe

BALTIMORE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A “fatberg” that may have taken beyond half a century to grow below Baltimore has been removed.

CBS news station WJZ reports the city’s Public Works department used a camera, pressure washer and truck-mounted industrial vacuum to clear the mass of curdled grease, wet wipes and other waste. 132 more words


Sewer program of Baton Rouge's cost has doubled, years have passed and overflow continues

Promises made

In 2001, the United States and the State of Louisiana announced a civil settlement with the City of Baton Rouge and East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. 323 more words


Clean up underway after 1,000 litres of engine oil spills in north Regina

Crews are continuing to clean up after an oil spill Sunday in the north area of the Regina.

According to the city, approximately 1,000 litres of used engine oil was leaked from a tank owned by a local business. 64 more words