The Environmental Protection Agency, overseeing operations at defunct Mississippi Phosphates Corp. in Pascagoula, wants to add the former fertilizer plant to its Superfund list.
The Environmental Protection Agency, overseeing operations at defunct Mississippi Phosphates Corp. in Pascagoula, wants to add the former fertilizer plant to its Superfund list. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File
The Environmental Protection Agency, overseeing operations at defunct Mississippi Phosphates Corp. in Pascagoula, wants to add the former fertilizer plant to its Superfund list. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File

Mississippi Phosphates long closed, but still generating lots of pollution, EPA says

July 31, 2017 11:10 AM

UPDATED July 31, 2017 11:38 AM

More Videos

  • Are mammograms enough for all women?

    Former Ocean Springs Hospital administrator Dwight Rimes wants women in Mississippi to be told by their doctors if they have dense breasts. His wife is now battling Stage IV breast cancer after getting annual screenings as required. She has dense breasts, which make detecting cancer via mammograms more difficult.