SEWAGE PLANT CITED FOR POLLUTION; DESPITE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY TECHNOLOGY, THE MADISON FACILITY'S EXHAUST WAS TOO DIRTY FOR ITS PERMIT

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  • Author(s): By:STEVEN VERBURG , 608-252-6118
  • Source:
    Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, WI), November 16, 2014 FRONT ALL, 5pp
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    • Abstract:
      The state has slapped Madison's sewage treatment plant with 32 air pollution violations alleging excessive emissions from burning biogas and a near absence of effective monitoring and record keeping. Embarrassed managers at the Nine Springs Wastewater Treatment Plant, who have prided themselves as leaders in environmentally friendly technology, acknowledged that most of the citations are valid and said they are determined to correct them...