IHS Chemical Week

EPA Fines DuPont, Sunoco

8:35 AM MDT | July 2, 2010 | Nancy Seewald

EPA has ordered DuPont to pay a civil penalty of $59,000 under a consent agreement related to Clean Water Act violations at the company’s Kinston, NC polymer plant. EPA says that DuPont discharged levels of mercury in excess of allowable amounts during between September 2008 and March 2009. Separately, EPA says that Sunoco will pay $81,000 in penalties for failing to notify federal and state environmental agencies immediately about an accidental release of benzene from its refinery in Philadelphia in...

If you have already signed up for access to Chemical Week Regulatory Watch, please log in here.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you. 

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa