Tyson Settles Longstanding Legal Battle with EPA

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SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Tyson Foods has settled a legal battle with the Environmental Protection Agency over water pollution issues in Missouri. 

The Springdale-based food processing giant will pay $2.5 million in fines and restitutions. 

The lawsuit was filed after Tyson killed around 100,000 fish in a Missouri creek.  The company also admitted to two violations of the Clean Water Act. 

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