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Potentially Hazardous Waste From Exide Plant Missing In Frisco

Crews lost a lost a bucket with seven battery case fragments placed inside.

05/21/2014

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Frisco Accuses Exide Of Being In Default of Agreement

It’s been nearly two years since the city of Frisco and Exide Technologies agreed to shut down and demolish the battery recycling plant.

02/25/2014

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What To Do With Exide Waste In Frisco?

The Exide battery recycling plant in Frisco has been shut down for a year. But some Frisco residents said that the fight is not yet over. The issue is what to do with the plant’s waste.

11/06/2013

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I-Team: TCEQ ‘Cannot Approve’ Exide’s Frisco Cleanup Plan

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality says it “cannot approve” Exide Technologies’ assessment report for the former Frisco battery recycling plant.

10/11/2013

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Frisco Residents Demand Exide Clean Up Former Plant Site

About 50 Frisco homeowners showed up for a heated meeting Wednesday night to discuss how the site of a former battery recycling plant will be cleaned up and who will oversee it.

CBS 11–02/06/2013

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Frisco’s Exide Plant Set To Officially Close

It may be quiet now at Frisco’s Exide Technologies battery recycling plant, but Friday night, the silence will give way to celebration.

11/29/2012

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Exide Plant In Frisco To Shut Down, Layoff Employees

Exide says it has notified 120 employees at its battery recycling plant in Frisco that they will be laid off on November 30.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

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Frisco Families Vow To Sue Battery Recycling Plant Exide

Two Frisco mothers entered the U.S. Post Office this morning with a warning to executives of Exide Technologies. They plan to file a lawsuit.

07/16/2012

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Frisco Residents To File Exide Cleanup Lawsuit

A group of Frisco residents are angry and say they intend to file a lawsuit centering around contamination caused by the Exide Technologies battery recycling plant.

CBS 11–07/16/2012

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Frisco Council OK’s Deal That Will Shutter Exide Plant

The Frisco City Council voted unanimously Monday night to approve a deal that will shut down the controversial Exide Technologies battery recycling plant.

06/04/2012

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Frisco Lead Smelter Gets More Time To Cut Emissions

Opponents of Exide’s plant had hoped pressure to meet air quality standards by November would force it to close.

05/14/2012

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Frisco Residents Receive Direct Mailer Against Exide Plant

A new study suggested lead contamination from a battery recycling plant in Frisco could be much more widespread than previously thought.

04/19/2012

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