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Trench Surrounding Arkansas Stump Dump Fire Saves $7.5M

A trench around an underground fire at an Arkansas landfill containing wood waste has saved up to $7.5 million in cleanup costs, according to environmental officials. Engineering consultant Environmental Works Inc. dug the trench last month around the Bella Vista …

New Mexico County Gets Cleanup Funds for 2012 Fire

Lincoln County is getting $1 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for cleanup costs related to the most destructive wildlife in New Mexico’s recorded history. The Little Bear blaze destroyed more than 250 homes and structures as it raced …

Mitsui to Pay Share of BP’s Gulf Spill Cleanup

BP struck a key victory in its battle to share the cost of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill when partner Mitsui & Co. agreed on Friday to pay $1.1 billion towards the clean-up bill and possibly billions more in …