Clairton Coke Works

Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
July 29, 2019 - 4:05 pm
A public hearing will be held by the Allegheny County Health Departmenton Tuesday to receive citizen comments regarding the department’s settlement agreement with U.S. Steel.
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Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
June 28, 2019 - 12:19 pm
The Allegheny County Health Department is announcing what it calls a groundbreaking agreement with US Steel over air quality violations from coke and other emissions from its Clairton Coke Works.
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Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
June 18, 2019 - 11:21 am
The second fire in six months at U.S. Steel's massive coke plant outside Pittsburgh knocked a key pollution control system offline for nearly 16 hours Monday, prompting a health warning for residents and stern words from the region's top elected official.
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Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
June 17, 2019 - 10:47 am
There has been another fire at the U.S. Steel Clairton Coke Works facility.
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Joe DeStio
April 29, 2019 - 3:46 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Two environmental groups are going to federal court against U.S. Steel alleging violations of the Clean Air Act following a December fire at the Clairton Coke Works. Penn Environment and the Clean Air Council seek a court order for U.S. Steel to abide by its...
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Clairton Coke Works Steelworkers Rally
Joe DeStio/KDKA Radio
April 01, 2019 - 10:27 am
The Allegheny County Health Department has fined U.S. Steel for $707,568 for emissions problems at the Clairton Coke Works during the third and fourth quarters of 2018.
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Joe DeStio
February 28, 2019 - 9:24 pm
US Steel has five days to say how it will reduce hazardous sulfur dioxide emissions
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Standing with several dozen US Steel workers, Pennsylvania Lt. Governor John Fetterman defended US Steel’s handling of the aftermath of a large December fire that damaged pollution control equipment at the Clairton Coke Works.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
February 15, 2019 - 1:51 pm
Standing with several dozen US Steel workers, Pennsylvania Lt. Governor John Fetterman defended US Steel’s handling of the aftermath of a large December fire that damaged pollution control equipment at the Clairton Coke Works. There were nine exceedances of federal clean air standards in the days...
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Saying U.S. Steel has put Mon Valley residents’ health at risk, two environmental groups have filed 60 days notice of intent to sue the company for violations of the Clean Air Act.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
February 13, 2019 - 3:31 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Saying U.S. Steel has put Mon Valley residents’ health at risk, two environmental groups have filed 60 days notice of intent to sue the company for violations of the Clean Air Act. ”We’re sending a clear message to U.S. Steel and all other polluters: We won’t let...
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dreamstime
January 09, 2019 - 10:23 am
Residents in the Mon Valley are being asked to limit outdoor activities due to concerns with air quality.
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