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STATE EDITORIAL: Red Dog settlement suggests state mining rules could be tighter

...proposition on the August primary election ballot was unnecessary, they said, because mines are already properly disposing of their wastes. If that's the case, why did Red Dog agree earlier this summer to build a 55-mile pipeline to pump its wastewater to the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091808/opi_333852067.shtml
Souring seas eating away at tiny creatures

...their shells. But scientists presume that doing so has a cost; the more damage the shell sees, the more energy the animal wastes, potentially leading to premature death."This has a huge impact on that animal's ability to swim, on the animal's ability...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-01/souring-seas-eating-away-tiny-creatures
State
Beyond Pebble: Protect the entire watershed

...restrict discharges of dredged or fill material, including mining wastes, into "waters of the United States," meaning those under federal...treatment forever or long term storage of toxic or acid-generating wastes.? Compensatory mitigation will not be self-sustaining...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-09/beyond-pebble-protect-entire-watershe
Opinion
Five Good Reads: Steve Quinn

...Anyone who likes Hemingway's love for bullfighting will enjoy Barnaby Conrad's offering from this 1945 novel. Conrad wastes no time bringing readers face-to-face with angst-ridden, revered bullfighter Pacote, who prepares for his last fight...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-12-12/five-good-reads-steve-quinn
Art
How to be an egg

...produces waste products, of course, as it metabolizes the yolk proteins. Another membrane develops, forming a sac to contain wastes. Vertebrates have three basic options for disposing of nitrogen-containing waste products of metabolism: ammonia, urea...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-01-18/how-be-egg
Outdoors
My Turn: Science panel's work ends as DEC's continues

...the treated effluent mixes with the receiving water. This requirement was not imposed on any other plants discharging similar wastes in the state. Following approval of the initiative in 2006, a concern arose that cruise ships would not be able to meet the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-02-13/my-turn-science-panels-work-ends-decs
Opinion
My Turn: Public process trampled by unilateral decisions

...the Legislature, would make it easier for cruise ships to dump upward of 800,000 million gallons of partially treated human wastes and heavy metals, including copper and zinc, into the Inside Passage waters in which we harvest our salmon, halibut, crab...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-02-03/my-turn-public-process-trampled-unila
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

U.S. wastes money on drug offenders A column By JASON...offenders at an alarming rate U.S. wastes money on drug offenders 082200 Oped 3...alarming rate Home>Archives> U.S. wastes money on drug offenders 35° Classifieds

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082200/Ope_money.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Letter: Mine wastes pose serious problems The Empire's Jan...if the mine shuts down. Letter: Mine wastes pose serious problems 012801 Oped 5 The...down. Home>Archives> Letter: Mine wastes pose serious problems 28° Classifieds

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012801/Ope_letter2.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...industry is doing to control and mitigate the wastes it creates. We need information. We...Guard are critically concerned about the wastes that enter our environment from cruise...industry is doing to control and mitigate the wastes it creates. We need information. We...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032200/Ope_myturnbrow.shtml

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