Big River receives air permit for mill in Ark.

Sep 23, 2013 | 03:51 PM | Catherine Ngai

Tags  Big River Steel, air permit, steel mill, Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Osceola, Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission, Catherine Ngai

NEW YORK — Big River Steel LLC has received approval for its air permit from the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, effectively clearing one of the final hurdles before construction of its proposed $1.1-billion steel mill.

"The company received their air permit on Sept. 18. ... The only other thing is that there’s a 30-day window for anyone who commented on the original proposal to file an appeal before the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission," an agency spokeswoman told AMM.....





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