EPA: Stone Crushing Company To Pay $84,070 For Excessive Emissions

(July 7, 2016, 10:19 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — A regional office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced June 29 that a stone-crushing and gravel company will pay $84,070 to resolve allegations that emissions from its Westerly, R.I., facility violated the Clean Air Act and that the company will take steps to minimize emissions.

The agency said in a press release that Cherenzia Excavation Inc., which has two stone crushing and gravel plants in Westerly, has since come into compliance with two sets of CAA regulations.

Excessive Emissions

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