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PAM1 In: New Wales Permit Application Action Alert: Stop Sinkhole-Prone Radioactive Gypstack Expansion | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

New Wales Permit Application Action Alert: Stop Sinkhole-Prone Radioactive Gypstack Expansion

In the wake of a near-environmental disaster at the Piney Point phosphogypsum stack, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is now entertaining plans to expand the New Wales gypstack – the same gypstack that suffered […]

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jacqui lopez phosphate In: OSFR Joins Environmental Groups in Press Release and Letter to Washington | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

OSFR Joins Environmental Groups in Press Release and Letter to Washington

  Following is the self-explanatory press release  regarding the phosphogypsum stack near Riverview, Florida.  We have made many posts about this gypstack and others, including the laterally-moving one in Louisiana.  Those responsible for this environmental […]

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FLDEP logo In: Florida DEP has short memory, conveniently forgets its major role in Piney Point problem | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Florida DEP has short memory, conveniently forgets its major role in Piney Point problem

  In the article below, DEP Secretary Noah Valenstein and Gov. DeSantis are scratching their heads and saying “…How did that happen? Well it happened because the DEP screwed up. And Craig Pittman explains to […]

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MosaicFhole2 In: Hiding Piney Point toxic waste underground may give us a taste of super-nasty water | Our Santa Fe River, Inc. (OSFR) | Protecting the Santa Fe River

Hiding Piney Point toxic waste underground may give us a taste of super-nasty water

  Much has been written about the Piney Point fiasco lately because of the recent  pollution allowed by the DEP, but Craig Pittman puts a new spin on the antics of the Manatee County Commission […]

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