Report identifying emissions during Chemtool fire released

Winnebago County relays results of Chemtool survey
Winnebago County relays results of Chemtool survey(WIFR)
Published: Jul. 25, 2022 at 1:57 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 25, 2022 at 7:16 PM CDT
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ROCKTON, Ill. (WIFR) - Thirteen months after a massive chemical fire gripped the small town of Rockton, the company connected with the fire has submitted a detailed assessment of emissions released during the incident.

As part of a preliminary injunction order filed by the Attorney General’s Office and Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office against Chemtool, Inc. on April 25, the company had 90 days to provide a written report identifying the contaminants released.

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