The DNR has taken the following enforcement actions.
Cerro Gordo County
Golden Grain Energy, LLC, Mason City
Comply with the requirements of its air quality construction and Title V operating permits and pay $5,750 penalty. Of that penalty amount, $4,312 may be paid to the Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board as a supplemental environmental project.
Responsible parties have 30 days to appeal the order or 60 days to pay the penalty.
Golden Grain Energy is a privately-held company dedicated to adding value to northern Iowa’s corn production by turning locally-grown corn into clean-burning ethanol, its Facebook page says.
It is located at 1822 43rd Street SW.