Mississippi Phosphates Corporation, which has its plant in Pascagoula, is turning over its gypsum mounds to the EPA.
Mississippi Phosphates Corporation, which has its plant in Pascagoula, is turning over its gypsum mounds to the EPA. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File
Mississippi Phosphates Corporation, which has its plant in Pascagoula, is turning over its gypsum mounds to the EPA. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File

EPA takes over Mississippi Phosphates’ huge mounds of acidic byproduct

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