Tyson Foods http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Tyson Agrees To $4M Penalty To Resolve EPA Case http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/tyson-agrees-4m-penalty-resolve-epa-case <p></p><p>Tyson Foods has agreed to pay close to $4 million in civil penalties to settle alleged violations of the federal Clean Air Act in four Midwestern states including Missouri.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">According to a <a href="http://www.justice.gov/enrd/5979.htm">consent decree</a> filed on Friday in U.S. District Court in St. Louis, the penalties are in response to eight accidental releases of anhydrous&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">ammonia at Tyson facilities between 2006 and 2010.</span></p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:00:24 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 25166 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Tyson Agrees To $4M Penalty To Resolve EPA Case