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West Virginians Tell Their Stories From The Spill

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 01.09.2015 | Green

Friday marks the anniversary of the West Virginia chemical spill in the Elk River, in which thousands of gallons of a toxic chemical used to process c...

Company In West Virginia Spill Failed To Disclose Second Chemical

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2014 | Green

By Ian Simpson The company behind a chemical spill that left about 300,000 people in West Virginia without tap water failed to disclose a secon...

Officials: W.Va. Spill Included Second Chemical

Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

The West Virginia chemical spill that left 300,000 residents without tap water for a week contained a second, previously unreported chemical, federal ...

This Time, Something Has to Change

Sen. Jay Rockefeller | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics
Sen. Jay Rockefeller

We have had too many close calls with the industrial tanks near our waterways in recent years, and we shouldn't need another wake-up call to enact protective reforms. As a start, we should adopt the 2011 Chemical Safety Board recommendations.