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California Scrap Metal Recycler Fined for Hazardous Waste

California Scrap Metal Recycler Fined for Hazardous Waste

SA Recycling LLC, a metal recycler and processor based in Orange, California, recently paid $255,000 in fines for hazardous waste, the Business Journal reported. The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) previously conducted an inspection and found that soil, dirt, dust, and debris at one of the recycler’s sites … Read more »

Some 80,000 Oil Train Cars ‘Don’t Meet Safety Standards’

About 80,000 rail cars don’t meet safety standards and need to be updated or replaced, according to the head of railcar maker The Greenbriar Companies. Following several oil train crashes, CEO William Furman says “modest but meaningful” fixes could immediately reduce the risk of a hazardous materials leak by up … Read more »

Emergency Services ‘Increasingly Charging’ for Spill Clean-Up

Budgetary belt-tightening is prompting an increasing number of fire services and other emergency responders to start levying clean-up charges on companies spilling hazardous materials, according to environmental claims management specialist Spill Center. Many states and municipalities have statutes on the books that allow for the recovery of “necessary and reasonable” costs … Read more »