YORK, PA, Jan. 3, 2019 (Globe Newswire) -Glatfelter today announced that it has entered into a consent decree with the United States Government, the State of Wisconsin, and Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products, under which Glatfelter expects to fully resolve its liability for the Lower Fox River and Green Bay environmental remediation and related Superfund litigation. The consent decree is subject to approval by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.Read more
MADISON, WI, Feb. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -This week, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin decided in favor of the State of Wisconsin, and compelled PH Glatfelter, one of the parties responsible for pollution of the Fox River, to bear a share of the cleanup cost as they are incurred. This action will ensure the success of the state’s efforts to remove or safely contain industrial chemicals, known as polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), in the bed of the Fox River.Read more
GREEN BAY, WI, Nov. 7, 2017 (Green Bay Press Gazette ) -It’s looking more and more like the cleanup of the Fox River will come to a close at nearly the same time as the legal wrangling over who pays for it.Read more
YORK, PA, Oct. 9, 2017 (Business Wire) -Glatfelter today announced the introduction of Adena Opaque 96, a new brighter and whiter shade of paper, providing an additional cost-effective option to its growing line of opaque papers, further enhancing the ability for customers to bundle products and streamline their supply chain. Adena Opaque 96 is manufactured at Glatfelter’s Specialty Papers facilities in Chillicothe, OH and Spring Grove, PA, whose central locations enable Glatfelter to offer service that supports small orders and quick turn requests.Read more
CHILLICOTHE, OH, June 2, 2017 (Chillicothe Gazette ) -The iconic red-and-white paper mill smokestack that many people associate with Chillicothe is expected to get a fresh look later this year.
Sean Wallace, manager of the mill, told the Gazette during an inaugural public information session Wednesday that the stack is undergoing improvements both inside and out.Read more
YORK, PA, April 3, 2017 (Business Wire) -Glatfelter (GLT) announced today that in 2017 it will complete a three-year targeted investment program at its Ober-Schmitten facility that upgrades production capabilities to continue to meet highest market requirements for the electrical and glassine paper markets.Read more
DULUTH, GA, Jan. 17, 2017 (Business Wire) -NCR Corporation today announced it is resolving the Wisconsin Fox River environmental cleanup and related Superfund litigation by entry into a definitive consent decree with the United States Government and the State of Wisconsin, under which the company expects to finally conclude the longstanding matter. The decree is subject to court approval.Read more
COLUMBUS, OH, Nov. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -Ohio EPA will hold a public meeting to discuss a draft air permit-to-install modification for P.H. Glatfelter Company – Chillicothe. The company is located at 232 E. 8th St. The hearing will take place at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in the OU-Chillicothe auditorium, 101 University Drive, Chillicothe.
The draft permit would affect three of the company’s boilers. The company has requested to convert two of the boilers to primarily use natural gas and to add additional pollution control equipment to the third.Read more