Lawsuit vs. Wash. recycler claims pollution of waters

Jul 31, 2012 | 02:16 PM | Lisa Gordon

Tags  metals recycler, scrapyard, Faber & Sons, Waste Action Project, Tri-County Auto Dismantlers, Ventura Coastkeeper, Lisa Gordon

PITTSBURGH — Washington recycler Faber & Sons Recycling LLC is facing allegations of polluting state waters and not keeping records in violation of the federal Clean Water Act, according to a lawsuit filed by Waste Action Project.

The nonprofit group filed the complaint against Faber & Sons Recycling in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, alleging copper, zinc, turbidity, oil and grease, and other petroleum products are running from the recycler’s Elma scrapyard into local waters.....





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