Hazardous Waste

State Wants Central Valley Hazardous Waste Dump ExpandedCalifornia officials are recommending allowing a major expansion of the largest hazardous waste dump in the western United States, even though some residents blame the dump for birth defects.
Wal-Mart Pleads Guilty To Dumping Hazardous Waste In CaliforniaWal-Mart Stores Inc. has pleaded guilty to charges the company dumped hazardous waste in California.
Central California Waste Dump Fined $300K Over 72 Unreported SpillsState toxic substances regulators have fined a large hazardous waste dump in Central California more than $300,000 for failing to report 72 small spills over a four-year period.
Walgreens To Pay $16 Million To Settle Suit Over Toxic TrashWalgreens has agreed to pay $16.5 million to settle an Alameda County lawsuit that accused the drug store chain of improperly disposing of hazardous materials and confidential medical records.