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Op-Ed News
How War Pollutes the Potomac Riverat Indian Head contained perchlorate at concentrations between 1,600 and 436,00
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
at Indian Head contained perchlorate at concentrations between 1,600 and 436,000 ug/L. To put these data into context, the Maryland Department of the Environment established a drinking water advisory level of 1 ug/L. Perchlorate has been linked to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
How clean is the air on your block? Baltimore 'citizen scientists' build monitors to find outlimits, and Baltimore City’s asthma rates are some of the highest in the countr
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
limits, and Baltimore City’s asthma rates are some of the highest in the country. George S. “Tad” Aburn, director of the Maryland Department of the Environment division that oversees air pollution, said he is eager to see data from the Open Air... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Plan for natural gas pipeline under Potomac River in Western Maryland draws scrutinyPennsylvania and manufacturers in West Virginia’s Eastern Panhandle. But oppon
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Pennsylvania and manufacturers in West Virginia’s Eastern Panhandle. But opponents are calling on Gov. Larry Hogan and the Maryland Department of the Environment to reject the project because it would carry gas produced by hydraulic fracturing, or... Read more
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NBC Washington
Germantown Residents Evacuated After Fire, Gasoline Smellp.m. They discovered a small fire in a utility room in one of the homes. Resid
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
p.m. They discovered a small fire in a utility room in one of the homes. Residents had to be evacuated as crews from the Maryland Department of the Environment, Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection and Washington Suburban... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Overturned Moving Truck Causes Traffic Delays Near The Beltwaysingle vehicle accident happened on the northbound 295 exit ramp to get onto th
CBS Baltimore / Posted 19 days ago
single vehicle accident happened on the northbound 295 exit ramp to get onto the Inner Loop, at 10:30 a.m. The Maryland Department of the Environment is on scene because large containers with liquid inside were thrown from the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan VEIP regs: Clean air, less hassleto yourself, “Does anybody actually fail this test?” Not that many, actually.
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
to yourself, “Does anybody actually fail this test?” Not that many, actually. The overall failure rate, according to the Maryland Department of the Environment, which co-administers the test with the Motor Vehicle Administration, is about 8... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Maryland Plans Lawsuit Against EPA Under Clean Air ActMaryland’s request to make sure power plants in neighboring states use pollutio
CBS Baltimore / Posted 1 months ago
Maryland’s request to make sure power plants in neighboring states use pollution controls. Ben Grumbles, secretary of the Maryland Department of the Environment, notified the agency of the state’s plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott... Read more
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