Tagged: arkansas department of environmental quality

Fayetteville Takes Action to Clean Up Its Water (Green Initiatives | Honorable Mention, 20,000+)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2013 12:00 am

When a 2009 study of the Beaver Lake Watershed in Northwest Arkansas by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality revealed potential sources of pollution originating from Fayetteville, the city took action.

Builder Hired for $120M El Dorado Nitric Acid Plant

by Luke Jones 11/18/2013 12:00 am

LSB Industries Inc. of Oklahoma City has hired SAIC Constructors LLC to construct its $120 million nitric acid plant in El Dorado.

Fighting Fairly (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 11/11/2013 12:00 am

Using the government regulatory process to block a competitor signals an unwillingness to fight on the traditional market battlefields of price, quality and efficiency. We're sure it's happened before, but it's neither good business nor good policy.

Two Entergy Arkansas Coal Plants Ranked on List of Nation's 'Dirtiest'

by Luke Jones 10/14/2013 12:00 am

A study ranking the nations' 50 most polluting power plants is highlighting some of the issues electric industries in Arkansas and elsewhere are facing as environmental regulations change.

El Dorado Chemical Requests Expansion Permit From ADEQ

by Luke Jones 10/7/2013 12:00 am

El Dorado Chemical Co. is seeking a draft air permit from the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality as part of previously announced expansion plans.

ADEQ Reviews Plan for Closed Whirlpool Site

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 7/19/2013 04:03 pm

The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing a plan to deal with a degreasing solvent that was detected in groundwater at a recently shuttered Whirlpool plant in Fort Smith.