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Public outcry as Grigeo plant admits polluting Curonian Lagoon

Friday, January 10, 2020

After revelations that Grigeo plant in Klaipėda were releasing untreated water into the Curonian Lagoon, the company’s president has apologised and said it will establish a clean-up fund and bring in international experts. Gintautas Pangonis, president and largest shareholder at Grigeo, said some wastewater was released into the lagoon after mechanical treatment, but prior to biological treatment. “No 100 percent untreated wastewater reached the lagoon,” he claimed at a news…