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Greenbrier landfill fined for water pollution, official attributes problem to heavy rainfall
Reported by: Associated Press
Saturday, December 28, 2013 12:10 PM EST
The Greenbrier County Landfill has been fined $11,500 by state regulators for a water pollution violation.
Landfill manager Wayne Childers tells The Register-Herald that heavy rainfall caused the runoff. He says the area received about 4 inches of rain in six hours on Sept. 20.
The DEP is reviewing a corrective plan submitted by landfill engineers.
Information from: The Register-Herald, http://www.register-herald.com