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1:23 am on Tuesday October 22, 2013

Fire at MeadWestvaco chemical plant contained

The fire that followed a leak at the MeadWestvaco Specialty Chemicals plant in North Charleston has been contained.
3:18 am on Friday March 26, 2010

A contained chemical spill at North Charleston MeadWestvaco

The story isn't all that compeling (the spill was caught by safeguards) but the photo has some really interesting lighting; when I saw it as a thumbnail I thought the building was on fire. See the story here, the photo here.
3:58 am on Thursday January 7, 2010

North Charleston acquires the deed to 22nd public park

Image by Flickr user wili_hybrid The city of North Charleston will become the outright deed-holder of its 22nd public park today, January 7th, when MeadWestvaco and KapStone Paper and Packaging officially donate 39 acres of green space located near...
3:52 am on Saturday December 12, 2009

Massive East Edisto development coming back to life

Image by MeadWestvaco One of many "Corner Communities."Truth be told, I've been putting off sharing my two cents on the latest turn of the East Edisto project. First off there's the nagging since that our readership just doesn't care about a would-...
4:58 am on Monday August 10, 2009

Grant money may help community near Summerville stay rural

Image by Flickr user martinlabar Image by 20090910-pine.jpg Grant money from MeadWestvaco will help the rural community of Geddisville sort out its heirs property, and hopefully help the land owners keep their property and the character of the...
3:52 am on Friday July 31, 2009

New set of plans being drawn up for Watson Hill's 6,600 acres

New plans are being brewed for a Dorchester tract of land after the original and hotly contested plans for the 6,600-acre area died.   [gmap markers=blue::32.92167292013293,-80.20912170410156 |zoom=10 |center=32.997146486287726,-80.16586303710938 |...
8:55 am on Monday June 29, 2009

Massive tract of Dorchester land gets a second chance at development

After the massive land deal went south back in January, MeadWestvaco has wound up owning the 6,600-acre East Edisto tract once again. [gmap markers=blue::32.92167292013293,-80.20912170410156 |zoom=10 |center=32.997146486287726,-80.16586303710938 |...
4:06 am on Wednesday October 29, 2008

MeadWestvaco buyback shows land is still hot in LowCountry

MeadWestvaco recently spent $40 million to repurchase land it sold a few years ago in Berkeley County. What's it mean? Land and development prospects are still hot, hot, hot in Lowcountry despite all the doom and gloom. Read all about the deal at...
6:22 pm on Tuesday July 1, 2008

Paper mill selloff finished

[gmap markers=blue::32.899119176218065,-79.9654483795166 |zoom=12 |center=32.88304702983167,-79.98390197753906 |width=220px |height=250px |control=Small |type=Map] KapStone has completed acquisition of MeadWestvao’s 1,000-worker kraft paper mill in...