Mining company challenges EPA order for Superfund site study

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Mining company challenges EPA order for Superfund site study

Water flows through a series of retention ponds built to contain and filter out heavy metals and chemicals from the Gold King mine wastewater accident, in the spillway about ¼ mile downstream from the mine on Aug. 12, 2015, outside Silverton. Sunnyside Gold Corp. is formally challenging an Environmental Protection Agency order to pay for an investigation of underground water flows at the Superfund site outside Silverton.

Mining company challenges EPA order for Superfund site study

Water flows through a series of retention ponds built to contain and filter out heavy metals and chemicals from the Gold King mine wastewater accident, in the spillway about ¼ mile downstream from the mine on Aug. 12, 2015, outside Silverton. Sunnyside Gold Corp. is formally challenging an Environmental Protection Agency order to pay for an investigation of underground water flows at the Superfund site outside Silverton.
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