Maui wastewater plant fined for discharge violations

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) issued a notice of violation and order against the Maui Land & Pineapple Company, Inc. (ML&P) for 15 wastewater effluent violations from the Haliimaile waste stabilization ponds on Maui. The company has been ordered to pay a penalty of $230,000 and construct a new wastewater treatment plant.