LA Times: Regulators detail Exide battery plant closure after decades of pollution

March 12, 2015

Exide Technologies will immediately begin shutting down its embattled battery recycling plant in Vernon after reaching an agreement, which federal officials announced Thursday, that allows the company to avoid facing criminal prosecution for decades of pollution. Under the deal between federal...

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