30 days to comment on WV Settlement with Freedom Industries

 The WV Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) and Freedom Industries, 
Inc. have proposed a settlement of Administrative Consent Order No. 8034 which 
resolves violation(s) of the WV Water Pollution Control Act which occurred in 
Kanawha County, WV.  In accordance with the proposed Consent Order, Freedom 
Industries, Inc. has agreed to comply with the Act.  Final settlement is 
subject to comments received during the thirty (30) day period ending March 1, 
2014.  Further information about this Administrative Consent Order is available 
by contacting the Chief Inspector, WVDEP/Environmental Enforcement, 601 57th 
Street SE, Charleston, WV  25304, (304) 926-0470 or by accessing WV Department 
of Environmental Protection’s website at 
Additional Information is available at:
This is the official invitation to comment on the state’s settlement with Freedom Industries. The text of the settlement itself is at:

A news story on how this state order interferes with preservation of evidence for investigations is at: