bridgeton landfill http://kbia.org en Missouri Attorney General Demands More Monitoring Of Smoldering Landfill In Bridgeton http://kbia.org/post/missouri-attorney-general-demands-more-monitoring-smoldering-landfill-bridgeton <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="An underground fire was first detected at the Bridgeton Landfill in December, 2010." data-attribution="Credit Véronique LaCapra, St. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:10:42 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 46469 at http://kbia.org Missouri Attorney General Demands More Monitoring Of Smoldering Landfill In Bridgeton Odors expected to worsen during Bridgeton Landfill construction http://kbia.org/post/odors-expected-worsen-during-bridgeton-landfill-construction <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201305/Bridgeton%20Landfill%20DSC_0037.jpg" alt="" /><p><em>Updated Wednesday, May 22, 5:30 p.m.: </em>The Department of Health &#38; Senior Services is also posting its evaluations of the air monitoring data <a href="http://www.health.mo.gov/living/environment/bridgeton/">here</a>. Mon, 20 May 2013 13:13:33 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 34034 at http://kbia.org Agreement reached on Bridgeton landfill, but questions still remain http://kbia.org/post/agreement-reached-bridgeton-landfill-questions-still-remain <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201305/Koster%20and%20Bindbeutel.JPG" alt="" /><p>Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced <a href="http://ago.mo.gov/FirstAgreedOrderofPreliminaryInjunction-BridgetonLandfill.pdf">a preliminary agreement</a> on Tuesday with the owner of the Bridgeton Landfill.<p>Koster <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-attorney-general-files-suit-against-bridgeton-landfill-owners-environmental-grounds">filed a lawsuit</a> against Republic Serv Wed, 15 May 2013 13:29:50 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 33776 at http://kbia.org There's a burning problem at the Bridgeton Landfill - it stinks, but is it unsafe? http://kbia.org/post/theres-burning-problem-bridgeton-landfill-it-stinks-it-unsafe Things have been heating up at the Bridgeton Landfill, a few miles west of the St. Louis airport.<p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whether you call it an underground fire, a smoldering event, or just a chemical reaction, it’s causing temperatures inside the landfill to reach well over 200 degrees.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And as St. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:48:33 +0000 editor 31200 at http://kbia.org There's a burning problem at the Bridgeton Landfill - it stinks, but is it unsafe?