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Triad transportation company fined for air pollution in California

Nov 06, 2018 - Triad Business Journal (Greensboro, North Carolina)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has fined Thomasville-based Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ: ODFL) for violating California's Truck and Bus Regulation.

In a settlement, the company will pay a $100,000 fine and will spend $225,000 on air filtration systems for two Los Angeles schools.

According to the EPA, Old Dominion operated 117 heavy-duty trucks in California from 2013 and 2016 and failed to install required diesel filters. The company also failed to verify that 64 carr...