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Residents say concrete plant causing pollution, health ...

Oct 27, 2020  Residents in a north Harris County neighborhood are renewing their efforts to shut down a concrete batch plant they say is causing pollution and health

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Residents Say Concrete Plant Jeopardizing Health ...

Feb 04, 2021  Since the concrete plant resumed operations, some Cape Charles residents say they have noticed increasing amounts of dust and noise pollution and other disturbances, such as the removal of dozens of trees near Coastal’s property

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It’s hard to breathe with a concrete plant in your ...

Aug 19, 2020  “Literally,” state Rep. Armando Walle says, “you can’t breathe.” The residents the Houston Democrat has represented since 2008 in House District 140, which includes the city and parts of unincorporated Harris County between Loop 610, Beltway 8, Highway 290 and the Eastex Freeway, tell him that the dust that blows from concrete batch plants

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Elected officials, residents protest against ‘harmful ...

Jan 09, 2020  By: Isaiah Robinson. HOUSTON — City and State officials spoke out at a press conference Tuesday against a concrete batch plant some say is causing pollution and major health care concerns for residents in Houston’s historic Acreage Home.

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Residents, officials oppose proposed concrete plant near ...

May 13, 2021  Neighbors of a proposed concrete plant near the Sun City Texas retirement community in Georgetown say it will bring air pollution and too much traffic and noise to the area.

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Somaliland: Mohamud Moge residents say pollution from ...

Apr 22, 2019  HARGEISA–Residents in Mahamud Moge village in the south of Hargeisa have filed repeated complaints with asphalt concrete mixer factory located near Egal airport demanding that the plant be shut down and relocated.The residents have

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Concrete batch plant to bring pollution, noise and truck ...

Jun 15, 2020  More than 3,000 neighbors concerned about a proposal by Martin Marietta to build concrete and asphalt batch plants at Northwest Highway and Garland Road have signed a petition asking the Dallas City Council to reject the plan. Residents say the plants

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Cement Manufacturing Enforcement Initiative US EPA

Jul 24, 2020  The cement manufacturing industry was an EPA New Source Review/Prevention of Significant Deterioration (NSR/PSD) national enforcement initiative in fiscal years 2008-2010 and was continued as a Reducing Air Pollution from the Largest Sources national enforcement initiative for fiscal years 2011-2013. The cement sector is the third largest industrial source of pollution, emitting more

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McKinney Residents Rally Against Concrete Plant Expansion ...

Jul 17, 2018  McKinney Health Crisis includes people living as close to a few hundred feet from Martin Marietta and the other two plants it sits near and more than a mile away who fear that dust is causing ...

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Sarasota residents complain of health, dust issues from ...

Jun 25, 2021  Gray clouds escape from the U.S. Recycling Company, a concrete and metal recycling facility, less than 50 feet from the houses that line 15th Street in north Sarasota, residents say.

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McKinney Residents oppose Martin Marietta concrete plant ...

Jul 23, 2018  Residents living near Martin Marietta’s McKinney’s concrete plants gathered outside city hall to oppose the company’s proposal to expand operations. These people, according to a report by NBCDFW , came “Armed with masks and evidence of the dust they say has invaded their home.”

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Texas homeowners want rules on concrete batch plants as ...

Nov 24, 2020  And in Houston earlier this year, years of community organizing and public pressure by residents of the Acres Homes neighborhood stopped a concrete batch plant

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San Francisco residents were sure nearby industry was ...

Jun 20, 2018  San Francisco residents were sure nearby industry was harming their health. They were right. New research shows that after a local power plant closed, reproductive health improved among residents ...

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More Pollution is Headed for Midlothian, the 'Cement ...

Apr 01, 2021  The Swiss-based company Holcim is the largest cement producer in the U.S. It’s plant in Midlothian is the No. 1 polluter in all of North Texas, pumping out 7,952 tons of total emissions in 2019.

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Decades after closure of lead smelter, voices rise against ...

Aug 22, 2021  Some residents and activists say the GAF plant should be moved out of the neighborhood. ... known or suspected to cause cancer or other serious health ... that the plant uses various air pollution ...

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Round-the-clock concrete plant for Sydney Harbour site

May 03, 2021  Plans to build an around-the-clock concrete plant at Sydney’s Glebe Island are being fought by nearby residents who say it is at odds with the

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Glebe Island Concrete Batching Plant and Aggregate ...

Apr 20, 2021  The proposed plant will cause a huge increase in heavy truck traffic. ... I was a community nurse in the Seven Hills Area and saw first hand the detrimental health impact the Boral Concrete Batching plant had on the residents-- residents who lived at a considerable distance from the plant. ... the ships and the trucks will emit dangerous air ...

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Proposed asphalt plant causes concern to Manassas ...

Sep 08, 2020  Residents say two asphalt plants would make their situation even worse. "It's just nerve-wracking to have two of them together. One we can live with, two we cannot," said Becky Durham, a

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One Houston neighborhood is putting Texas' air quality ...

Aug 08, 2019  Area resident Ruby Glass asks questions during a public meeting and panel discussion about the proposed concrete batch plant with various city

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Somaliland: Mohamud Moge residents say pollution from ...

Apr 22, 2019  HARGEISA–Residents in Mahamud Moge village in the south of Hargeisa have filed repeated complaints with asphalt concrete mixer factory located near Egal airport demanding that the plant be shut down and relocated.The residents have

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Close ready-mix plant: Residents to pollution board ...

Jul 20, 2019  The residents claimed that the plant was installed for the purpose of mixing concrete a few years ago, but has now become a major source of pollution in the sector. “Dust flies freely in the area.

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Dahisar residents say RMC plant is making them fall ill

Sep 07, 2015  The residents of two societies in Dahisar have sent a legal notice to Godrej Boyce Manufacturing Company Limited, demanding the shutdown of a ready mix concrete (RMC) plant

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San Francisco residents were sure nearby industry was ...

Jun 20, 2018  San Francisco residents were sure nearby industry was harming their health. They were right. New research shows that after a local power plant closed, reproductive health improved among residents ...

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Parents rally against concrete plant near Fremont school

Feb 24, 2019  Parents rally against concrete plant near Fremont school ... problems kids are dealing with and parents say they stem from uncovered concrete, dust, and dirt piles. ... is pollution that can cause ...

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Worried about fumes, McKinley Park residents say officials ...

Jun 29, 2018  Equipment from MAT Asphalt LLC can be seen between the trees at McKinley Park, on May 25, 2018, in Chicago. The new asphalt plant, across from McKinley Park, caused concern over health

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5th Ward residents oppose plant - DefenderNetwork

Dec 13, 2016  This past January, Raul Garza, owner of CemTech, submitted an application to build a batch plant on 3116 Jensen Drive, directly across the street from homes, schools and other area establishments. Residents are concerned about air pollution causing serious health problems, streets being torn up and loud noises from trucks.

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Round-the-clock concrete plant for Sydney Harbour site

May 03, 2021  Plans to build an around-the-clock concrete plant at Sydney’s Glebe Island are being fought by nearby residents who say it is at odds with the

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There's Still A Nasty Smell From The Hyperion Sewage Spill ...

Aug 03, 2021  The plant is still discharging partially treated sewage that is above pollution limits, causing the air to take on a “paint-peeling” smell of excrement and introducing a host of potential ...

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New report reveals toxic coal ash pollution at Plant ...

Dec 14, 2018  All but one well at Plant Scherer revealed unsafe concentrations of cobalt, which can cause lung issues, cell damage, birth defects and cancer, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

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Health Officials in “Cancer Alley” Will Study if Living ...

Nov 25, 2019  Health Officials in “Cancer Alley” Will Study if Living Near a Controversial Chemical Plant Causes Cancer. Louisiana officials will knock on every door within 2.5 kilometers of the only plant ...

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Mulund plant shut down for causing air pollution in the ...

Feb 19, 2020  Mumbai Mirror had on Tuesday reported how the plant had endangered the lives of around 5,000 residents for the last six months. Locals say

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Judge tosses second lawsuit blaming Denka's Reserve plant ...

Feb 25, 2021  The Denka Performance Elastomer plant on River Road in Laplace, La. Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. A lawsuit by residents claiming pollution from the plant caused health problems was dismissed by a ...

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Glebe Island Concrete Batching Plant and Aggregate ...

Apr 20, 2021  The proposed plant will cause a huge increase in heavy truck traffic. ... I was a community nurse in the Seven Hills Area and saw first hand the detrimental health impact the Boral Concrete Batching plant had on the residents-- residents who lived at a considerable distance from the plant. ... the ships and the trucks will emit dangerous air ...

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