News

Get the latest news and updates about Tennesssee Riverkeeper and more.

Lawsuit: 3M Chemicals Illegally Dumped

Decatur Daily Eric Fleischauer Metro Editor eric@decaturdaily.com The 3M Co. allowed its industrial waste to be put in an illegal dump five miles from its Decatur plant, and toxins from the dump are leaking into groundwater, Fox Creek and ultimately the Tennessee River, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday. […]

Read More

2017 End of Year Letter

2017 was the greatest year for Tennessee Riverkeeper thus far. Riverkeeper relies on donations from our members. Members like you provide strength and resolve for our mission, and we cannot thank you enough. Read the full 2017 End of Year Letter by clicking here.

Read More

ADEM Says it Caught 3M Error

TimesDaily By Evan Belanger evan.belanger@decaturdaily.com or 256-340-2439. Twitter @evanbelanger The Alabama Department of Environmental Management discovered 3M Co. was underreporting its discharge of potentially toxic chemicals into the Tennessee River before 3M notified the regulatory agency of the error, an ADEM spokeswoman said Friday. The comment came in response to […]

Read More

Browse by Category

Browse by Month

Copyright, 2019. All Rights Reserved by Tennessee Riverkeeper.