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Sen. King, EPA Official Discuss Global Warming

| June 6, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Sen. Angus King says it’s “undeniable” that climate change is real and is caused by humans, and poses a threat to the nation’s economic livelihood. King spoke at a gathering in Portland that included Environmental Protection Agency Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe ¬†on Friday, just days after the EPA proposed new rules […]

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Maine Mill Added to Superfund Priorities List

| May 8, 2014

WINDHAM, Maine (AP) – The federal government has added a former Windham mill to a nationwide list of hazardous sites considered high priority for clean-up. The Portland Press Herald reports Thursday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added the Keddy Mill to the National Priorities List for its Superfund Program. The mill once made […]

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Former Mill Site Added to Superfund List

| December 11, 2013

WINDHAM, Maine (AP) – The Environmental Protection Agency has added a former mill site in Windham to the Superfund list of hazardous waste sites. Since the 1750s, the Keddy Mill Site has been a saw mill, gristmill and wool carding mill as well as a wood pulp facility. It has also been used to manufacture […]

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