EPA cites Circuitronics for hazardous waste violations
Chicago, IL— U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency Region 5 has filed an administrative complaint
and compliance order against Circuitronics LLC, Wheaton, Illinois,
for alleged hazardous waste violations. A $45,087 penalty is proposed.
Circuitronics, located at 201
N. Gables Blvd., was cited for violating Resource Conservation
and Recovery Act requirements for managing hazardous waste including
failure to: get a complete design and installation assessment
from a registered engineer for its new hazardous waste tank systems;
provide a complete description of emergency equipment in its contingency
plan; institute annual personnel training and have an emergency
coordinator familiar with all aspects of the contingency plan.
The EPA order requires that Circuitronics
comply with all requirements within 15 days. A hearing or settlement
conference can be requested.