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Alaska tops EPA's list for toxic chemical releases

...of Environmental Conservation. Officials with Teck Cominco, the Red Dog operator, agreed. Jim Kulas, environmental superintendent, said all discharges from the mine are regulated, including runoff from the waste-rock piles. Environmentalists...
Native corporations to see cash infusion from Alaska zinc mine

...moving to the next stage. "It strengthens the partnership (with NANA)," said Jim Kulas, the mine's environmental superintendent. NANA expects to receive its first 25 percent royalty in January on Teck's net proceeds from Red Dog...
Alaska at top of nat'l list of toxic producers

...pollution and evidence of poor environmental practice, and that is not the case," said Jim Kulas, the environmental superintendent for Teck Cominco Alaska, owner and operator of the Red Dog. "These are not true releases to the environment...
Cruise ship wastewater panel meets in Juneau

...2013.The panel is made up of an international group of scientists and industry leaders:? Mark Buggins, environmental superintendent of a coastal Alaska city.? Kenneth J. Fisher, P.E. U.S. Public Health Service Engineer Officer and...
'Flushable' wipes cause woes for Sitka crews

...pumps in town and at the treatment plant, requiring some equipment to have to be pulled and cleaned. City Environmental Superintendent Mark Buggins said his workers have been four or five times as busy in recent months removing baby wipes and...
Federal study finds little harm in Red Dog dust

...tundra vegetation. "We'll continue to look at this information and see what else we can do," said Red Dog environmental superintendent Jim Kulas. Red Dog is the largest mine in Alaska and is one of the world's largest zinc and lead producers...


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