DNR to discuss plant's proposed waste permit

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Regulations surrounding the Buzzi Unicem Plant in Cape Girardeau will be discussed on Wednesday.

The plant, formerly known as Lonestar Industries, is on the south-end of Cape Girardeau.

Beginning at 4:30 p.m., the public will get a chance to voice their opinions on proposed changes to the company's hazardous waste permit.

The company asked the Department of Natural Resources for a permit allowing it to burn liquid hazardous waste fuels in its furnace.

Officials with the DNR will be answering questions at the Marquette on South Sprigg until about 7 Wednesday evening.

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