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Light bulb recycler pleads guilty in Maryland mercury case

Maryland’s attorney general says his office is seeking prison time and significant fines for a fluorescent light bulb recycler who pleaded guilty to mercury handling violations. Doug Gansler announced Wednesday that 50-year-old Glen Wright Smith of Owings pleaded guilty to ...

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Baltimore incinerator operator to pay $77K fine

State officials say the operator of a Baltimore incinerator has agreed to pay a $77,500 fine to settle alleged air pollution violations. The Maryland Department of the Environment and the Attorney General’s office announced the settlement Tuesday with Wheelabrator Baltimore, ...

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