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Koch brothers' petcoke firm threatens lawsuit over city rules
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:40 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Company seeks to delay storage sheds until 2018, raise height limits on piles Escalating a fight with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a company that stores enormous mounds of petroleum coke on Chicago's Southeast Side is threatening to sue unless city officials allow the gritty piles to remain uncovered for another four years. [News Source]

Koch brothers' firm threatens lawsuit over mayor's crackdown
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:34 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Company seeks to delay storage sheds until 2018, raise height limits on piles Escalating a fight with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a company that stores enormous mounds of petroleum coke in Chicago is threatening to sue unless city officials allow the gritty piles to remain uncovered until 2018. [News Source]

Lawsuit seeks to block oil wells in Scio Township
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:25 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The presence of a single oil well in Scio Township has been enough to spawn the formation of an opposition group and now a lawsuit seeking to block it. [News Source]

Calif. organization sues Lumber Liquidators
Thursday July 24th 2014, 10:33 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A California environmental activist group filed lawsuit against Lumber Liquidators alleging the specialty hardwood flooring retailer had formaldehyde emission levels in its products that are more than [News Source]

Lawsuit seeks to block oil wells in Scio Township
Thursday July 24th 2014, 7:55 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The presence of a single oil well in Scio Township has been enough to spawn the formation of an opposition group and now a lawsuit seeking to block it. [News Source]

Global Community Monitor: Lumber Liquidators flooring emits hazardous levels of formaldehyde
Wednesday July 23rd 2014, 12:00 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

OAKLAND, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the latest environmental black eye for Lumber Liquidators, independent lab tests show that Chinese-made flooring sold by the chain emits formaldehyde at levels far above the level requiring cancer warnings under California law, according to a lawsuit filed today by Global Community Monitor. Lumber Liquidators (LL) claims on its website that all ... [News Source]

Lawsuit seeks to block oil wells in Scio Township
Wednesday July 23rd 2014, 7:29 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The presence of a single oil well in Scio Township has been enough to spawn the formation of an opposition group and now a lawsuit seeking to block it. [News Source]