Items Tagged with 'U.S. Environmental Protection Agency'


Company to pay $245M toward cleanup of Kalamazoo River PCBs

December 12, 2019
TRAVERSE CITY — One of the companies responsible for polluting an 80-mile stretch of river and floodplains in southwestern Michigan with toxic chemicals will pay at least $245.2 million to advance a cleanup effort that began more than 20 years ago. Read More

Partners launch sustainable venture

Innovakote remanufactures surplus powder coating into virgin product for OEMs, diverting waste from landfills.

October 4, 2019
Although powder coating overspray currently is considered by U.S. regulators to be a safe substance to dispose of, Dwayne Behrens and Brian Spicer calculated 320 million pounds of it are sent to landfills each year, a volume they believe is unacceptable. Read More