Inspector Urges Enforcement for Potomac Chemical SpillAn inspector is recommending enforcement action against a western Maryland paper mill where a chemical spill discolored the Potomac River.
Potomac Chemical Spill Prompts Precautions Amid AssurancesMore Potomac River communities announced steps to protect their drinking water Tuesday even as environmental regulators gave fresh assurances that last week's chemical spill at a western Maryland paper mill poses no health threat.
Company Files For Bankruptcy After West Virginia Spill Bankruptcy filing shields Freedom Industries from dozens of lawsuits.
Boehner: Obama Administration Must Enforce Safety Rules To Prevent Disasters Like Chemical SpillHouse Speaker John Boehner is suggesting that the Obama administration needs to do a better job of enforcing safety regulations designed to protect the public against disasters like the chemical spill into West Virginia's drinking water supply.
After 5 Days, W.Va.'s Water Crisis Nears Its End For the fifth straight day, hundreds of thousands of people in West Virginia had to wash, cook and brush their teeth with bottled water, but officials promised the ban on tap water that was tainted by a chemical spill would soon be lifted.
W.Va. Water Tests Encouraging After Chemical Spill For Bonnie Wireman, the white plastic bag covering her kitchen faucet is a reminder that she can't drink the water.
Tap Water May Be Out For Days After W.Va. Spill Several hundred thousand people in West Virginia remained without clean tap water for a third day Saturday following a chemical spill and a water company executive said it could be days before uncontaminated water is flowing again.