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10,000 Gallons of Light Crude Sprays Los Angeles after Pipeline Breach

May 15, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance

Crews sopped up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil that sprayed into Los Angeles streets and onto buildings early Thursday after a high-pressure pipe burst. A geyser of crude spewed 20 feet high over approximately half a mile at about 12:15 a.m.…

Illinois Requires Operator to Continue Monitoring Water Quality After Spill

March 23, 2014 - in Drinking water, Water

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is seeking a legal injunction requiring Buckeye Partners LLC to continue monitoring residential drinking…