Allegheny Co.’s fine against U.S. Steel for air quality violations is too small, environmentalists say

BY: - January 11, 2022

By Jordana Rosenfeld PITTSBURGH —  Last week, the Allegheny County Health Department issued a civil penalty to U.S. Steel for allowing the emission of hundreds of pounds of air pollutants following an equipment breakdown this past summer at Clairton Coke Works in Pittsburgh’s Mon Valley. The Health Department fined U.S. Steel $5,500: $2,500 for the one-day […]