Koch Paper Mill Violates CWA, Enviros Say

Law360, New York (March 16, 2011, 5:02 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups on Wednesday asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to crack down on wastewater discharges from an Arkansas paper mill owned by a Koch Industries Inc. subsidiary, contending that pollution from the plant is harming the environment.

In an enforcement complaint sent to the EPA regional administrator in Dallas, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility and the Ouachita Riverkeeper claim the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality's response to the alleged pollution pumped out by the Georgia-Pacific Mill “has fallen far short of both EPA’s and ADEQ’s...
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