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Ship company, engineer reach deal in Alaska pollution case

...dump untreated oily bilge water over the side of the 603-foot ship, bypassing the oil-water separator and other pollution control equipment, prosecutors said."Nobody knows exactly how much oily waste is illegally dumped from ships, but as...
Let's talk about pollution control

Pollution control for Christians? Some of you may think that at last I am becoming relevant. Here I am, jumping on the bandwagon for ecology...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem long-term waste management and perpetual pollution control. They are also needed to compensate for economic...sites and the need for virtually perpetual water pollution control. At the same time, the momentum for weak regulations...
Fairbanks mayor takes bite out of air quality plan

...Fairbanks mayor Luke Hopkins and the city's Air Pollution Control Commission reluctantly amended and approved a version...quality improvement plan on Wednesday, Hopkins and Air Pollution Control Commission chairman Charles Machetta said they doubt...
Groups say they will sue cruise lines ships are denying state inspectors access to pollution control equipment and personnel, and they intend to sue...ships to allow state marine engineers to oversee pollution control practices. The groups, again quoting Johnson's...
Carnival to cut pollution from cruise ships for such equipment. Anyone that has taken a cruise knows that it's tight quarters.Royal Caribbean and Norwegian cruise lines have already agreed to reduce emissions. They too will test out different pollution control technologies.
Critics say fines show Shell not ready for Arctic

...order.Shell failed to install some required air pollution control equipment, failed to properly calibrate monitoring...cases could not maintain high enough temperatures for pollution control equipment to treat exhaust."Call me naive but...
How clean is clean?

Cruise ship companies say they are going ``above and beyond'' the level of pollution control demanded by environmental laws. But in the wake of this year's criminal fines on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and concerns over...
Strand Hunt wins Nenana contract

...has won a $13 billion federal contract to install pollution control equipment at Clear Air Force Station south of Nenana...30, 2006. The military is installing similar pollution control equipment on coal-fired power plants at Fort Wainwright...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Cruise ships to face stricter air monitoring Public can offer comments next week on pollution control By BILL McALLISTER THE JUNEAU EMPIRE A month of intensive air-quality monitoring is planned near the cruise ship dock this summer...


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