07 Aug '17, 7pm

EPA Cites S.H. Bell for Manganese Air Pollution in Chicago

EPA Cites S.H. Bell for Manganese Air Pollution in Chicago 08/07/2017 Contact Information: Josh Singer ([email protected] ) 312-353-5069 For Immediate Release: No. 16-OPA078 (CHICAGO) August 7, 2017—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today issued a notice of violation against S.H. Bell Co. for excessive manganese emissions from the company’s southeast Chicago facility. “EPA is committed to protecting public health in southeast Chicago by ensuring S.H. Bell complies with the Clean Air Act,” said Patrick Traylor, Deputy Assistant Administrator for EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance. “EPA required the company to do additional monitoring which revealed the exceedance.” EPA determined that manganese emissions exceed the health-based screening level at the S.H. Bell facility, 10218 South Avenue O, Chicago. Four months of air monitoring data from the S...

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