Illinois Appeals Court Affirms Imposition Of Fine Over Waste Storage

(March 23, 2016, 12:57 PM EDT) -- ELGIN, Ill. — An Illinois appellate panel on March 21 affirmed a ruling by the state’s Pollution Control Board (PCB) to impose a $7,500 fine against a contracting company for three violations of the Illinois Environmental Protection Act, holding that the evidence presented by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) showed that the company had no plan for disposing of uncovered waste and used tires on its property (Northern Illinois Service Company v. Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, No. 2-15-0172, Ill. App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Ill. App....
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