Division of Air Quality

7:00 am
Mon July 16, 2012

Mercury emissions down significantly in North Carolina

Photograph taken by Dori (dori@merr.info) Wikimedia Commons

The levels of toxic mercury floating around in North Carolina’s air have taken a stunning nosedive over the last ten years. 

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5:04 pm
Wed February 29, 2012

Titan America Gets Air Permit after Four Years

The site of Titan America's proposed cement plant as viewed from the Cape Fear River. The area once housed the Ideal plant.

Titan America received its state air permit Wednesday after a nearly four-year application process. 

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12:29 pm
Tue January 24, 2012

Study Released on Titan America's Potential Health and Air Impacts

Three years after announcing its plans to operate a cement plant in Castle Hayne, Titan America is still waiting to hear a final decision regarding an air permit from the state Division of Air Quality.

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