Waste Oil Co. Will Pay $19M After Copping To TSCA Breach

Law360, New York (July 15, 2013, 2:19 PM EDT) -- A North Carolina waste oil company pled guilty to Toxic Substances Control Act violations and tax evasion in federal court Monday, and agreed to pay two companies $19 million in restitution related to its handling of polychlorinated biphenyl-contaminated oil.

P&W Waste Oil Services Inc. and owner Benjamin Franklin Pass pled guilty in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina to violations of the TSCA as well as making false statements and failing to pay several years of taxes, the U.S. Department of...
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