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3:47 am on Wednesday April 1, 2009

Temporary ban on mega dumps getting close

Responding to pressure from the public, The State reports that the state Senate has approved legislation that puts a two year ban on so-called mega dumps that traditionally receive much out-of-state trash. Read more stories on this subject in our...
5:45 am on Wednesday January 28, 2009

Temporary state ban on megadumps proposed

Image by Flickr user mackenzienicole Image by 20090128-dump.jpgTo help quell public outrage and make sense of the problem the S.C. Senate is proposing a two-year ban on new "megadumps" in the Palmetto State. During the two-year period, S.C. DHEC...