U.S. Steel issues update on chemical spill, says reviewing possible restart plan
United States Steel provided the following update on the "process release" at its Midwest Plant in Portage, Indiana on April 11: "U. S. Steel has identified the source of the process release that occurred April 11 at our Midwest Plant and has made the necessary repairs. Extensive testing has been, and continues to be, conducted on the repairs as well as on the water in and around the surrounding area. Recent sampling has indicated we are in compliance with our water permit limits. In addition, we continue to work cooperatively with the appropriate agencies and entities. We are reviewing a potential restart plan to best serve our customers, employees and the community."