mercury en Regulators Grant Mercury Variance for Ohio River Plant <p>Ohio River regulators have voted unanimously to allow a West Virginia company five more years to comply with new, more stringent pollution requirements.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 16:22:03 +0000 Erica Peterson 1976 at ORSANCO to Make Final Decision on Mercury Variance Thursday <p>The regulatory body that oversees pollution in the Ohio River is holding its fall meeting in Louisville this week.</p><p>The Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission—or <a href="" target="_blank">ORSANCO</a>—is made up of representatives from eight states and the federal government. The body meets three times a year.</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 11:30:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 1917 at ORSANCO: West Virginia Plant Can Release More Mercury Into Ohio River…Maybe <p>The <a href="" target="_blank">Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Committee </a>has made a preliminary decision to allow a West Virginia plant to release more mercury than allowed by law into the Ohio River.</p><p>I <a href="" target="_blank">covered this story in December</a>, when ORSANCO was still accepting public comments on the waiver.</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 18:50:46 +0000 Erica Peterson 805 at