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Evergreen to pay $25 Mil in Pollution Fines

| Tuesday April 5th, 2005 | 0 Comments

sealdoj.gifWhile we’re on the subject of shipping pollutants, Evergreen International has been charged with two dozen felony dumping charges for discharging oil into the Columbia River. The Department of Justice report also charges the company with repeatedly covering up the operation. A plea bargain has resulted in a record $25 Million fine being levied against the firm.


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