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MPCA Asks For Community Input On Making Changes To Air Toxics Reporting

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Pollution officials want a better picture of the air toxics in Minnesota. Right now, companies with air permits voluntarily report them every three years, but not everyone is reporting.
And in the last two years, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency found at least two companies, Water Gremlin and Northern Metal, had reported inaccurate emission information. WCCO has reported extensively on Water Gremlin in White Bear Township. The manufacturing plant released unsafe and elevated levels of a toxic chemical known to cause cancer and birth defects for more than 15 years.
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