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Hospital accreditation at risk over sterilization

...surprise inspection at some point this month. If it fails, it will lose its accreditation.Hospital Foundation President Jeff Cook is confident FMH will pass future reviews, and says new procedures went into place Friday to prevent future problems...
North Pole sues over refinery contamination

...vegetation or any other part of the natural habitat in which it is found," the lawsuit said.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook said the company has no comment. "It's not appropriate in view of the lawsuit to discuss additional details outside...
Refinery pays penalty for hazardous waste fires

...two fires.The company as part of the settlement agreed to change its waste disposal practices.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook says the company self-reported the incident to the EPA.
Fairbanks Senate ad invokes Koch brothers

...said Brad Dayspring with the National Republican Senatorial Committee. "Every Democratic candidate mentions it."Jeff Cook, a spokesman for Koch industries, said the firefighters' ad contains false attacks. Cook said that many of the employees...
Refinery owner loses water cleanup legal challenge

...operations at the refinery in May, citing the high cost of those efforts as a factor in the closure.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook indicated that the company will continue its fight. "We respectfully disagree with the order and plan to appeal...
Parnell: Flint Hills liable for spill

...with its responsibilities at the site."Parnell also said spilled sulfolane continues to spread.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook had no comment on Parnell's letter. He said the company would respond directly to Parnell.
State | AK legislature
Flint Hills: North Pole Refinery will close

...North Pole, a city about 14 miles south of Fairbanks, and 10 more will stay on the job in Anchorage, said spokesman Jeff Cook. No jobs will end before November, he said, and employees who transfer to other jobs will be reimbursed for moving...
State sues over North Pole refinery contamination

...owner Williams Alaska and the state, which owned land beneath the refinery, must also bear responsibility. Spokesman Jeff Cook repeated that statement in response to the lawsuit."We view this as a positive development," Cook said of the lawsuit...
State | AK legislature
Gas production ends at North Pole Refinery

...North Pole Refinery.Flint Hills Resources spokesman Jeff Cook said Thursday gasoline production ended at 12:01 a...refinery's 126 jobs would be lost.Company spokesman Jeff Cook said Wednesday that the refinery would shut down its extraction...
State, refinery reach agreement on cleanup

...number determined by TERA differs, the agreement reached Monday will change to match the new number, Ryan said. The TERA recommendation is expected next month.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook said a cleanup off the site will be the next step.


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