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Landfill pond overflow, failed water quality test prompt new violations at Canton mill

Published: 2024-01-10 15:30:15

While mountain residents were busy preparing for Christmas, the Pactiv Evergreen paper mill in Canton that until May 2023 employed more than 1,000 of them was racking up a pair of new environmental violations. . These violations are related to toxic wast...

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Canton mill receives new water quality violation

Published: 2023-11-08 15:23:23

Evergreen Packaging is no longer making paper in Canton, but it’s still receiving environmental violations. A new notice issued Thursday, Oct. 26, brings the mill to 17 since May 2021. . The new violation, issued by the N.C. Department of Environmental...

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Research to test for contamination near Canton mill property

Published: 2023-10-25 15:26:26

A research project aiming to understand contamination levels outside the fence line of the now-shuttered Canton paper mill is likely to draw more than a quarter-million dollars in state funding to test soil, water and air samples nearby. . “Right now, ...

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Paper mill logs new violation: Investigation continues into black liquor seep

Published: 2023-10-04 17:12:37

The now-shuttered paper mill in Canton has received a new violation for exceeding permit limits on toxicity for water released from the plant, continuing a pattern established over the last two years of averaging more than one notice of violation every t...

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Paper mill logs new violation notice

Published: 2023-08-09 14:50:49

Pactiv Evergreen has been issued its second notice of violation in less than a month, bringing its total since May 2021 up to 15 — more than one violation every two months, on average. . This newest violation, issued Aug. 2, states that a review of the...

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Pactiv Evergreen contests chemical dumping allegations

Published: 2023-07-27 19:46:28

In response to a July 10 notice of violation accusing Pactiv Evergreen of illegally dumping unused chemicals into the wastewater treatment plant at its now-shuttered Canton paper mill, the company has submitted a letter stating that it acted “on a good...

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Pactiv Evergreen accused of illegally dumping chemicals during shutdown

Published: 2023-07-11 02:04:23

In a notice of violation issued Monday, July 10, the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality has accused Pactiv Evergreen of dumping chemicals directly into its wastewater treatment system rather than disposing of them properly, as required by the compa...

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Mill receives two air quality violation notices

Published: 2023-05-24 13:55:34

As it prepares for permanent closure this spring, the Pactiv Evergreen paper mill in Canton has received two new notices of violation from the N.C. Division of Air Quality, bringing its total violations since May 2021 to 13. . The first NOV, issued March...

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Mill receives water quality violation

Published: 2023-03-29 12:33:55

Pactiv Evergreen has received a notice of violation from the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality after a water quality measurement taken Sept. 20, 2022, came in nearly 50% over the limit. . The notice of violation, dated March 20, is based on a Divi...

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Dust complaints continue in Canton; Evergreen works to identify source

Published: 2023-01-06 13:36:52

For more than a year, Canton residents have complained about a gritty white dust from the Evergreen Packaging paper mill clinging to their cars and driveways — and they’re still complaining. . Despite receiving an $8,045 penalty and four dust-related...

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