Health officials put EKO on notice, Lewiston Tribune, Feb. 13, 2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]DEQ tells compost company it is in violation for not having site cleaned by Jan. 31 deadline


Public health officials have notified EKO Compost the company is in violation of a Jan. 31 deadline to remove compost, an office trailer and other items from its site near the base of the Lewiston Hill.

As of Friday, no decision had been made about if penalties will be issued, said Mike Camin, engineering manager for the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality’s Lewiston regional office. “We were not overly interested in penalties. We’re interested in ensuring appropriate site closure.”

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