MPCA is seeking wastewater treatment facilities for a pilot project on ways to optimize practices to meet more restrictive phosphorus limits.
Friday, September 21, 2018
The MPCA recognizes the city of Mora for investing in wastewater infrastructure and thank its wastewater staff for their efforts.
Thursday, September 20, 2018
The MPCA is offering grants to encourage owners of older equipment to replace old, dirty diesel engines with new, far-cleaner engines.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
When was the last time you had your septic tank pumped? Here's a reminder since it's SepticSmart Week. Regular maintenance can save you a lot of trouble and money.
Friday, September 14, 2018
$20 million in zero-interest loans is available to cities and other government entities to address non-point source pollution through the Clean Water Partnership program.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The proposer plans to build a new 2,500-head swine finishing facility about 2 miles southwest of Alden.
MPCA's Jim Ziegler likes sunny days — especially now after he had a large solar array installed at his home. It can generate 2x as much as the average home in Minnesota uses in a day.
Monday, September 10, 2018
This Minneapolis business replaced a paper receipt system with a paperless point-of-sale setup, preventing unnecessary exposure to a chemical that can have negative health effects.
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is postponing its decision on whether to order an Environmental Impact Statement for a proposed swine facility in Fillmore County.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Scotch Prairie Farms in Wabasha County, about seven miles southeast of Lake City, is proposing to triple its dairy operation, according to an Environmental Assessment Worksheet prepared by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA).