Pa. DEP starting investigation into chemical spill in South Whitehall Twp.

Pa. DEP starting investigation into chemical spill in South Whitehall Twp.

The Pennsylvania Division of Environmental Safety stated it is starting an investigation right into a chemical spill in South Whitehall Township. The spill occurred Sunday morning on the GEO Specialty Chemical plant. Lehigh County Emergency Companies tells us the state DEP is coping with GEO Specialty Chemical substances straight, and the corporate has employed an…

Gov. Wolf invests $1.15M in financing to starting farmers

Gov. Wolf invests $1.15M in financing to starting farmers

HARRISBURG, Pa. | Governor Tom Wolf introduced Monday awards of $1.15 million in tax-exempt, low-interest financing for 2 Lancaster County farms by way of the Subsequent Era Farmer Mortgage Program. This system provides starting farmers entry to inexpensive capital to buy farmland or agricultural gear, reducing rates of interest and boosting farm income by way…