The guys at the Federal Environmental Protection Agency need to take a positive view of the 1,200 pounds of phosphorus (an element in most fertilizers) being dumped into the Portneuf River at Pocatello each day.
Instead of viewing it as “pollution” they need to start bottling the stuff and selling it as MIRICAL-GROW liquid fertilizer. They could probably fund the cost of enforcement actions with the profits.
A recent report from the EPA claims the J.R. Simplot company is responsible for 82% of the phosphorus in the river which flows into American Falls Reservoir The environmental dudes just don’t know a good deal when they see it.
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