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US Virgin Islands Fumigation Company Sentenced in Multi-Million Dollar Methyl Bromide Case

Terminix International Company LP (TERMINIX LP) and U.S. Virgin Islands operation Terminix International USVI LLC (TERMINIX, USVI) have been sentenced for violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act in the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced in a news release. The Read the full article…


SoCalGas Stems New Leak in Aliso Canyon

PORTER RANCH, CA  – SoCalGas employees have discovered another leak at the Aliso Canyon gas storage facility near well SS-10. The leak was caused by a failed threaded fitting on a three-inch pipeline that is not associated with well SS-10. The leak has lasted five days as crews work to make Read the full article…

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SoCalGas: Brown Spots in Porter Ranch Gas Leak Do Not Pose a Health Risk

LOS ANGELES, CA  – Socal Gas has issued a news release stating that “sampling results reviewed by both a toxicologist and a medical expert suggest that the brown spots do not pose a health risk”. However, SoCalGas will continue to assess properties reported to have brown spots present and will Read the full article…