EPA prosecutes Bailieboro Foods Limited

On 1 July 2011 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Bailieboro Foods Limited at Virginia District Court.  The Company pleaded guilty to:

1. Causing or permitting specified emissions to water from the installation which exceeded the emission limit values set out in Schedule B of its Licence on two dates in 2010;
2. Causing or permitting emissions to water other than specified emissions which were of environmental significance on three dates in 2010.

On hearing details of the offences Judge McBride imposed fines totalling €1,500.  The Agency’s costs of €7,574 were also awarded.