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7:34 am on Tuesday June 30, 2009

Port receives $2 million in stimulus funds to work on pollution

Image by Flickr user r_bowleyImage by 20090630-port.jpg The Port of Charleston is receiving $2 million in stimulus funds to put to use in controlling diesel pollution The State has the story.
9:35 pm on Wednesday May 21, 2008

Bill would lessen pollution from cargo ships

Image by flickr user JenniferWoodardMaderazoImage by 20080521cargo_ship_pollution.jpg Cargo ships generally burn a cheap, tar-like diesel which has a sulfur content many thousands of of times higher than the diesel used by cargo trucks. Highly toxic...