WestRock Longview mill paid $9,500 in fines after violating state environment laws

WestRock’s Longview paper mill was handed $9,500 in fines for violating several state air quality laws in the first half of this year, according to the state Department of Ecology.

The state Department of Ecology announced in a news release it had penalized WestRock’s Longview mill at 300 Fibre Way for several opacity and sulfur dioxide violations that happened multiple times in 2022 until the department finally issued the fines earlier this year.

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