don’t know what the cost of the West Virginia spill will be yet, but it will
far exceed whatever it would have cost for that company to upgrade, even
maintain, its retaining walls, and for the state to inspect that."
The owner of the decrepit storage
tanks in Charleston, Freedom Industries, quickly filed for bankruptcy following
the spill of coal prep chemicals into the Elk River.
Virginia citizens demonstrated outside the State Capitol on Saturday, demanding
improved enforcement and reporting of chemicals near public water sources.
Some information within this report provided by Ohio News Connection