US Steel Accused Of Thousands Of Air Pollution Violations

Law360, New York (August 2, 2012, 6:21 PM EDT) -- The federal government and three states on Monday accused U.S. Steel Corp of thousands of air pollution violations at a trio of Midwestern facilities, asking an Indiana federal court to assess fines that could cost the company millions of dollars.

The suit targets facilities in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan that process raw material such as iron ore, limestone and coke into iron and steel, accusing U.S. Steel of violating the Clean Air Act by exceeding opacity limits, breaching terms of its environmental permits and failing to...
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Case Title

United States of America et al v. United States Steel Corporation


Case Number

2:12-cv-00304

Court

Indiana Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

Judge

Philip P Simon

Date Filed

August 1, 2012

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