Monday, November 19, 2007
A DOJ Press Release reports on the indictment of a Texas company and two individuals associated with the company. The Press Release states that "the president and owner of [a Texas Oil Company], and .... the company’s operations manager, were arrested and charged today with illegally disposing of hazardous waste at facilities only approved to take oil and gas production waste. [The company], a licensed hazardous waste transporter and used oil handler, was also named in the indictment." They were "charged with 14 felony counts including conspiracy, violating the Safe Drinking Water Act and violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act."