State Watches Springdale Company's Waste Applications

Posted: April 13, 2014 at 5 a.m.

It started with flies -- flies and a rank smell.

At A Glance (w/logo)

Land-Application Site

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality inspectors have visited a Madison County land-application site used by Bub’s Inc. of Springdale several times to respond to homeowners’ complaints about rank smells. The conditions of the company’s permit are intended to minimize odor, but the department doesn’t regulate odor itself. An odor doesn’t necessarily mean there’s an environmental violation.

Source: Arkansas Department Of Environmental Quality

This story is only available from our archives.


« Previous Story

Danza upsets Derby field

Jockey Joe Bravo aboard Danza crosses the finish line to win Saturday's Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs Saturday.

Danza pulled away on the home stretch to shock a star-packed field in the Arkansas Derby on Saturday, giving t... Read »

Next Story »


Elizabeth A. and Charles A. Bell of Fayetteville, a boy, Charles Alexander Bell, born March 6, 2014, at Willow Creek Women's Hospital in Johnson Read »