Water pollution http://tristatesradio.com en EPA Ordered to Make Stricter Coal Ash Rules http://tristatesradio.com/post/epa-ordered-make-stricter-coal-ash-rules <p>A federal court has ordered the US Environmental Protection Agency to more strictly regulate a form of pollution from coal fired power plants, including plants in Western Illinois. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 19:29:20 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41815 at http://tristatesradio.com EPA Ordered to Make Stricter Coal Ash Rules IL EPA Wants AG to Take Action in Spoon River Spill http://tristatesradio.com/post/il-epa-wants-ag-take-action-spoon-river-spill <p>The Illinois EPA wants law enforcement action against the owners of a railway which spilled thousands of gallons of corn syrup into a river in Fulton County last week. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 00:30:35 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41392 at http://tristatesradio.com IL EPA Wants AG to Take Action in Spoon River Spill EPA Forced to Decide on Nutrient Pollution Rules http://tristatesradio.com/post/epa-forced-decide-nutrient-pollution-rules <p>The Federal Government could crack down on certain types of nutrient pollution thanks to a federal court ruling. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 22:02:38 +0000 Scott Stuntz 41249 at http://tristatesradio.com EPA Forced to Decide on Nutrient Pollution Rules IEPA: High Atrazine levels in Spring Lake in 2012 http://tristatesradio.com/post/iepa-high-atrazine-levels-spring-lake-2012 <p>The Illinois EPA issued a report last month, saying the water in Spring Lake in Macomb had elevated levels of the herbicide atrazine. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:16:10 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39256 at http://tristatesradio.com IEPA: High Atrazine levels in Spring Lake in 2012 High Levels of Herbicide in Spring Lake http://tristatesradio.com/post/high-levels-herbicide-spring-lake <p>The Illinois EPA said it detected higher than acceptable levels of a crop herbicide in the lake that provides Macomb much of its water. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:16:04 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39089 at http://tristatesradio.com High Levels of Herbicide in Spring Lake