Paper mill near Vicksburg fined $38k for air pollution

December 7, 2012 in Business, News, Statewide News

) International Paper Co. is paying a $38,250 civil fine for failing to label used oil tanks and exceeding air pollution limits from a lime kiln.

The company, based in Memphis, Tenn., agreed in September to pay the fine to the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ).