The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) will host a public meeting and begin accepting comments on its proposed plan to clean up the National Fireworks (OU) 2 Superfund Site.
Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Tennessee Assembly Plant awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Volkswagen Group of America with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Commercial Category for the Chattanooga, Tennessee Assembly Plant. The award was given at an award ceremony during the Environmental Protection Agency, Region 4/International Erosion Control Association Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference, in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Caraustar Industries, Inc. announces that on June 9, 2014, it acquired a recycling facility in Nashville, TN from SP Recycling Southeast, LLC. The acquisition of this recycling facility fits into the company strategy of expanding the geographical footprint to serve customer sustainability goals. Caraustar plans to operate the facility and integrate the business into its existing recycling business.
The Tennessee Valley Authority has a golden opportunity this month, as it sets its budget for 2015 to keep up with neighboring utilities that are making significant investments in solar power, to listen to its customers clamoring for this renewable clean energy source.
The Mississippi River and its tributaries have provided water, transportation and sustenance for people living along the water's edge since well before Europeans set foot in the New World.
Sticker shock at the gas pump could soon be a thing of the past thanks to research being conducted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.