Georgia-Pacific Adopts Stormwater Controls To Settle Suit

Law360, New York (July 25, 2013, 1:46 PM EDT) -- Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LLC promised Monday to implement stormwater discharge improvements and pay $100,000 to settle a lawsuit that alleged its California gypsum facility was polluting nearby waterways.

In the settlement, Georgia-Pacific denied any violations and maintained that it has complied at all times with the provisions of its National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit and the Clean Water Act.

“Beginning immediately, and throughout the term of this agreement, GP shall continue implementing all measures needed to operate the facility in compliance with the requirements of the...
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