Firms to pay Missouri $7.3 for mining damage
IRONTON, Mo. (AP) ? Two companies will pay a $7.3 million settlement to the state of Missouri over pollution damage from a lead mine, mill and smelter. Attorney General Chris Koster announced the settlement Thursday with Cyprus Amax Minerals Co. and Missouri Lead Smelting Co. Koster says the companies owned Buick mine, mill and smelter [?]
Missouri Reaches $7 Million Environmental Settlement
Missouri announced a $7,284,677 settlement with Cyprus Amax Minerals Company and Missouri Lead Smelting Company for natural resource damages resulting from pollution from a lead mine, mill, and smelter in Iron County.