Fertilizer Maker Reaches $32M Deal Over Emissions

Law360, New York (October 6, 2009, 3:42 PM EDT) -- A Mosaic Co. unit has agreed to spend about $30 million on air pollution controls and pay a $2.4 million fine to settle allegations that it unlawfully increased emissions of sulfur dioxide at a facility in Uncle Sam, La.

According to a complaint and accompanying consent decree filed Monday with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, Mosaic Fertilizer LLC violated the Clean Air Act by not obtaining preconstruction permits or installing required pollution control equipment before making modifications to its Uncle Sam...
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