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Bushmills to use, discharge less water


ATWATER -- A relatively straightforward air-permitting procedure, started in April of 2006 to allow Bushmills Ethanol to expand its production, has turned into a lengthy and expensive venture for the Atwater business.

"It's a long, convoluted process," said Erik Osmon, a bit wearily, during a recent interview. A "can of worms" is how he likes to describe it.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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