NDK Crystal must disclose within 10 days to the Illinois attorney general’s office and the Boone County state’s attorney’s office what harmful chemicals may have polluted the water, soil and air after a Dec. 7 explosion at its Belvidere plant.
company also has 60 days to provide a corrective action plan, hazard and operability study and supply a “root cause analysis” of what caused the disaster.
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Below are photocopies of the court complaint against NDK. The two count indictment claimed “Substantial Endangerment to the Environment”(page1) and “Air Pollution”(page 5). Quartz particles and caustic soda are named in the complaint. Page 4 describes the injunction which was sought.
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