Underground Fire at Washington Landfill Extinguished
PASCO, Wash. (AP) — Washington state officials say an underground fire that started at a landfill in November 2013 has been extinguished. The Yakima Herald reports that the Washington State Department of Ecology says it has taken steps to make sure another fire doesn't start at the Pasco Sanitary Landfill...
“E.T.” The Extraterrestrial Play Home
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — If it had sold this well when it first came out, it probably wouldn't have ended up buried in a landfill. Remember those Atari video games featuring "E.T" — the one deemed so bad that the company discarded batches of them...
Kittitas County Facility Could be Handling Seattle Waste
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) - Food and yard wastes and sewer biosolids from Seattle could be composted at an industrial-size operation east of Ellensburg. Representatives of PacificClean Environmental of Spokane said Tuesday they have asked Kittitas County to consider leasing 120 acres at the Ryegrass Facility, a 640-acre county-owned section that includes a construction debris landfill and a septic pu