Carlton County Residents Urged To Remove Flood Waste From HomesFlood victims in Carlton County are being asked to remove and sort all storm-related and non-commercial waste in their homes. The Carlton County Sherriff’s Office urges the public to properly dispose of their waste for public health and safety reason.
Marathon Pays Minn. Penalty For Waste Disposal Oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp. has paid a $700,000 civil penalty in Minnesota for releasing benzene into an unlined lagoon near the Mississippi River.
Target Settles Lawsuit Over Calif. Waste DisposalProsecutors say a California judge has ordered Target Corp. to pay $22.5 million for illegally disposing hazardous waste at stores throughout the state.