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August 13, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
EPA Refuses to List Used Oil as Hazardous Waste: Despite lobbying by environmentalists and a lawsuit from two high-tech recyclers of used motor oil, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency declined to label old oil as a hazardous waste. Evergreen Oil Co. of Newark, Calif., and Safety-Kleen Corp. of Elgin, Ill., had sued the EPA to force a ruling on the issue. Both companies stood to gain if disposal of used oil came under tighter restrictions.
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August 14, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's a dirty job they are more than happy to do. Evergreen Oil Co., a small Newark, Calif., company in an "environmentally correct" business, has gained national attention lately for its successful recycling of used engine oil. The 100-employee company has become a popular, if somewhat fumbled, football in the presidential campaign.
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August 13, 1990 | From United Press International
Liquid Hydrogen Prompts Suit: Evergreen Oil, a Los Angeles oil recycler, sued Air Products & Chemicals Inc. of Allentown, Pa., on grounds that it misrepresented the efficiency of a liquid hydrogen supply system that it offered for lease. The Los Angeles Superior Court suit alleges that Evergreen agreed to lease the system for $5,560 a month and purchase hydrogen supplies for it after being assured that the system would lose less than 5% of its liquid hydrogen.
BUSINESS
August 13, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
EPA Refuses to List Used Oil as Hazardous Waste: Despite lobbying by environmentalists and a lawsuit from two high-tech recyclers of used motor oil, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency declined to label old oil as a hazardous waste. Evergreen Oil Co. of Newark, Calif., and Safety-Kleen Corp. of Elgin, Ill., had sued the EPA to force a ruling on the issue. Both companies stood to gain if disposal of used oil came under tighter restrictions.
BUSINESS
August 14, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's a dirty job they are more than happy to do. Evergreen Oil Co., a small Newark, Calif., company in an "environmentally correct" business, has gained national attention lately for its successful recycling of used engine oil. The 100-employee company has become a popular, if somewhat fumbled, football in the presidential campaign.
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August 13, 1990 | From United Press International
Liquid Hydrogen Prompts Suit: Evergreen Oil, a Los Angeles oil recycler, sued Air Products & Chemicals Inc. of Allentown, Pa., on grounds that it misrepresented the efficiency of a liquid hydrogen supply system that it offered for lease. The Los Angeles Superior Court suit alleges that Evergreen agreed to lease the system for $5,560 a month and purchase hydrogen supplies for it after being assured that the system would lose less than 5% of its liquid hydrogen.
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