DuPont Fined for Permit Violations at Rubbertown Plant

The Louisville Air Pollution Control Board voted today to approve a settlement between the city and DuPont for permit violations at the company’s Rubbertown plant. The board order fines the company $51,000. The Air Pollution Control District says DuPont’s facility on Camp Ground Road routinely failed to complete required inspections of its equipment. Enforcement and… Continue reading DuPont Fined for Permit Violations at Rubbertown Plant

Application Process Begins For Class-Action Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for the new Rubbertown-Shively Class Scholarship that was created in the wake of a class action settlement between area residents and the DuPont Company over pollution complaints in the area. As part of the settlement, DuPont has paid some $480,000 to set up a permanent endowment fund that will finance… Continue reading Application Process Begins For Class-Action Scholarships