Clean Air Act
The penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.
The club is trying to force the utility to reduce emissions at its three St. Louis area coal-fired power plants.
Al Bieri of Lebanon, Ill. was in charge of the former Emerson Electric site project in Washington Park. He admitted violating the Clean Air Act
Company agrees to pay $4 million in civil penalties in regards to Clean Air Act violation allegations involving anhydrous ammonia.
Farm groups worried, however, that their pollution — dust kicked up behind a combine, for example — would be targeted separately or would be vulnerable to additional lawsuits.