Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Cyber Monday Sale! Courses ranging from coding to project management - all eLearning deals 25% off with coupon code "CYBERMONDAY25". ×

Submission + - BP permitted by Indiana to pollute Lake Michigan (chicagotribune.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Indiana regulators exempted BP from state environmental laws to clear the way for a $3.8 billion expansion that will allow the company to refine heavier Canadian crude oil. They justified the move in part by noting the project will create 80 new jobs. ...
The company will now be allowed to dump an average of 1,584 pounds of ammonia and 4,925 pounds of sludge into Lake Michigan every day.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

BP permitted by Indiana to pollute Lake Michigan

Comments Filter:

All Finagle Laws may be bypassed by learning the simple art of doing without thinking.