Update: Mukilteo company fined $70,500 for water quality violations
Last updated 5/26/2021 at 3:21pm
The Washington Department of Ecology fined a Mukilteo business $70,500 for failing to ensure its industrial wastewater discharges met state limits for toxic metals and other pollutants.
Applied Aero Systems, LLC (AAS) failed to properly monitor its wastewater discharges, and did not submit 23 monitoring reports to the department. The violations occurred throughout 2019 and through July 2020. The company also missed deadlines in a 2019 order to correct previous violations that date from 2016.
The order listed violations that included pollutant levels above permit limits in wastewater dischar...