hazardous waste

Apple Must Pay $450k After Allegations of Hazardous Waste Violations in California

On Tuesday the California Environmental Protection Agency said that Apple has agreed to pay $450,000 to settle allegations of hazardous waste violations in their Cupertino and Sunnyvale facilities. In Cupertino, Apple reportedly operated an e-waste shredding facility between 2011 and 2012 without informing regulators. In addition, the company mishandled metal dust from the facility. The complex took...