EPA Agrees To CAA Settlement With Sugar Refinery Giant

Law360, New York (May 11, 2012, 7:13 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday reached a $200,000 settlement with American Sugar Refining Inc. over alleged Clean Air Act violations from five boilers at its Maryland factory.

As part of the proposed settlement, American Sugar, which is the world's largest cane sugar refining company with several major subsidiaries such as Domino Foods Inc., will install control technology on each of the five boilers to cut sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and particulate matter emissions.

The agreement comes just a day after the U.S. Department of...
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