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Freedom Industries Spill

W. Va. Official 'Can Guarantee' Some People Inhaling Formaldehyde After Spill

AP | By JONATHAN MATTISE | Posted 03.31.2014 | Green

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State officials and a water company strongly disputed a scientist's claim Wednesday that residents were likely breathing in...

W.Va. Company Ordered To Remove Tanks After Spill

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's governor has ordered the company at the center of a chemical spill that tainted the water supply for the st...

Media Groups Charge Agencies With 'Lack Of Openness' After Chemical Spill

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

The Society of Environmental Journalists and Society of Professional Journalists are unhappy with the West Virginia chemical spill -- not just because...

Spill Shows Vulnerability Of Water Supply

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — It's a nightmare scenario that became all too real in West Virginia: a chemical seeped into the water supply and threatened...

I'm From West Virginia and I've Got Something to Say About the Chemical Spill

Eric Waggoner | Posted 03.16.2014 | Politics
Eric Waggoner

To hell with you all for continuing to exploit the lax, poorly-enforced safety regulations here, so that you could do your business in the cheapest manner possible by shortcutting the health and quality of life not only of your workers, but of everybody who lives here.