Latest Chava Trucking Co. Stories

2008-10-02 18:00:14

By Juan-Carlos Rodriguez Journal Staff Writer Chava Trucking Co., which was on the receiving end of a nearly $1 million fine by the New Mexico Environment Department in April, has come up with a plan to start cleaning up its mess. The business, located at 6313 Broadway SE, was busted by NMED for what it says was improper management of hundreds of lead-acid batteries, thousands of gallons of used oil and other "unknown wastes" at the site. NMED says the business has had multiple...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.