EPA Prosecutes Quinn Cement Limited

On 21st May 2015 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Quinn Cement Limited at Cavan District Court.

The Company pleaded guilty to:

• Dust associated with the activity resulting in an impairment of or an interference with amenities or the environment or any other legitimate uses of the environment beyond the installation boundary within the period commencing 5 September 2014 and ending on 8 September 2014.

On hearing details of the offence Judge McLoughlin imposed a fine of €2000 and costs were also awarded to the Agency.