Clairton Coke Works

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Andrew Limberg
January 17, 2020 - 10:35 am
The Allegheny County Health Department has issued more fines against U.S. Steel for air pollution violets.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
December 12, 2019 - 9:42 am
U.S. Steel owes Clairton residents $2 million dollars, and will spend another $6.5 million to upgrade equipment at its Clairton Coke Works.
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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
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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.
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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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