Company promises millions - Morgan County Citizen
By Tia Lynn Ivey managing editor In wake of recent reports highlighting the use of a carcinogenic gas linked to cancer in Madison and Covington, millions have been earmarked to reduce emission rates. BD Bard, a medical sterilization company, announced this week that the company will spend $8 million to reduce ethylene oxide emissions at the Madison and Covington plants. The federal Environmental Protection Agency deemed ethylene oxide a carcinogen and lowered limits on emission in 2016. The use of the gas has come under scrutiny in recent months after ... Read More