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After pollution scandal, Lithuania’s Grigeo Klaipėda to suspend operations

Monday, May 11, 2020

After a large-scale environmental scandal earlier this year, Grigeo Klaipėda, a paper manufacturer based in Lithuania’s port city, will be forced to suspend operations in mid-May, the CEO has confirmed to BNS. In January, the company was found to have been releasing untreated wastewater into the Curonian Lagoon, next to the UNESCO-listed Curonian Spit, with pollution thought to have  reached   as far as Latvia. Klaipėdos Vanduo (Klaipėda Water), which…