Irving mill charged under Fisheries Act

Irving Pulp and Paper has been charged with 15 counts under the Fisheries Act.

The charges involve the dumping of a deleterious substance from the paper mill into the river between June of 2014 and last August. Just what the substance is hasn’t been made public.

The Irving Mill faces fines which could range from a minimum of $3 million to $120 million if found guilty on all 15 counts.