Yuengling Brewery To Pay $9.8M For Clean Water Act Violations

(June 24, 2016, 10:40 AM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — D.G. Yuengling & Son Inc. on June 23 agreed to pay a $2.8 million penalty and invest $7 million to improve environmental measures at its brewery operations to resolve allegations that the brewery violated the Clean Water Act (CWA) at two of its facilities near Pottsville, Pa. (United Sates of America .v D.G. Yuengling and Son Inc., No. 16-cv-1252, M.D. Pa.)

(Consent decree available. Document #08-160708-012X. Complaint available. Document #08-160708-013C.)

In a lawsuit and consent decree filed in the U.S. District Court for...
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