Exide

Lead Emissions Fight In Frisco Resumes Tuesday

Frisco city staffers are recommending the planning and zoning commission deny two plans for Exide’s battery recycling plant.

02/13/2012

Stacks emit factory smoke into the air. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Frisco Zoning Commission Denies Exide Request

The fight between a Frisco company and the city has come down to health, the environment and jobs.

12/27/2011

Stacks emit factory smoke into the air. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Frisco Residents Continue To Protest Battery Recycling Plant Exide

Residents who arrived to protest battery-recycling plant Exide Technologies Monday don’t just want clean air; they want the reported root of the problem to go away.

10/24/2011

Stacks emit factory smoke into the air. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Frisco Residents ‘Want The Lead Out’

For years, some Frisco residents have been concerned about the Exide battery recycling plant in town. Now, a citizens group is ready for the city to close the plant.

10/05/2011

Stacks emit factory smoke into the air. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

State Agency Cites Frisco Battery Plant For Violations

Investigators revealed numerous violations against Exide Technologies in a report Tuesday, alleging the battery recycling plant exhibited lapses in employee training and did not properly discharge of hazardous waste.

09/13/2011

A lab technician performs a blood test. (credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Blood Test Results Anger Some Frisco Residents

Frisco residents gave state health officials an earful during a town hall meeting, where the results of more than 600 blood tests were released.

08/30/2011

The Environmental Protection Agency seal displayed on a podium in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Frisco Plant Fails Federal Standards, Citizen Group Wants It Gone

A new citizen’s group is targeting a battery recycling plant that is emitting lead into the air.

CBSDFW.COM–04/19/2011

The Environmental Protection Agency seal displayed on a podium in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Frisco Residents Sound Off On EPA Regulations

FRISCO (CBSDFW.COM) – Frisco residents demanding cleaner air got an update Wednesday on plans to make sure there is no lead in the air they breathe. The concerns surround a battery recycling plant about a […]

01/19/2011

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EPA Officially Releases Frisco Lead Report

Terry Goods of Frisco is watching over his 3-year-old son. As a father, he’s concerned about who’s watching over the air his family breathes.

CBSDFW.COM–11/16/2010

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