Federal prosecutors and law enforcement officials will join Vernon representatives Thursday outside the U.S. attorney’s office in downtown L.A. to officially announce the closure of the local Exide Technologies battery recycling plant. 141 more words
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VERNON (CBSLA.com) — The embattled Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon will immediately and permanently shut down under an agreement made with the U.S. Attorney’s Office. 599 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A battery recycling plant in Vernon is expected to close down permanently, it was reported Wednesday.
Sources confirmed to CBS2’s Randy Paige that Exide Technologies struck a deal with the U.S. 60 more words
Some residents and officials Friday demanded the shut down of a battery recycling plant in Vernon they say is producing toxic emissions. Sara Welch reports from Long Beach for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on March 6, 2016. 16 more words
LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Hundreds of protesters were on hand for a meeting Friday in Long Beach to demand the shutdown of a battery recycling plant blamed for contaminating a Boyle Heights neighborhood with lead. 204 more words
BOYLE HEIGHTS (CBSLA.com) — Lead-contaminated soil continues to be removed from the yards of homes near a battery-recycling facility in the wake of an agreement between state regulators and Exide Technologies. 383 more words