Republic Services May Pay $10 Million For Problems at Landfills in Ohio

October 2009
Solid Waste Report;10/29/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 16, p5
The article discusses the negotiations of Republic Services Inc. with Ohio authorities regarding the penalty of 10 million U.S. dollars for problems at the landfill in Stark County. At issue is the waste byproduct from the manufacturing process of aluminum called aluminum dross or saltcake at the Countywide Recycling & Disposal Facility in Pike Township, Stark County. The landfill consist of two separate areas including the 88-acre part under remediation and the 170-acre portion still accepting solid waste from Ohio.


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