December 1, 2021

Kettleman Landfill Fined $300,000

Waste Management Inc., which owns a facility outside of Kettleman, California, has been fined for not properly disposing of the chemical polychlorinated biphenyl or PCBs. The fine of $302,100 is for mismanagement of PCBs within the property. PCBs are commonly found in circuit breakers, plasticizers, additives in lubricating and cutting oils, electrical transformers, flame retardants, […]