November 26, 2018: Attorney General Madigan Announces Settlement With Baxter Healthcare Over Water Pollution. See details of $95K settlement in the Daily Herald article dated 11/26/18. See details here.
December 21, 2017: Illinois Attorney General's Office has filed a complaint against Baxter Healthcare Corporation in the Lake County Circuit Court. See details here.
October 23, 2017: Permit No. 2017-EN-62642 issued on September 29, 2017 to Baxter Healthcare will eliminate Baxter's discharge into Long Lake!
June 17, 2017: Join us for Long Lake Clean Up Day this Saturday! See details here.
May 2, 2017: Baxter CEO says no more Dumping Wastewater into Long Lake in Response to Picket by Long Lake Community! See details here.
May 2, 2017: Long Lake Picketers take pollution complaints to Baxter stockholders! See details here.
April 17, 2017: Baxter Continues with more Exceedance Violations in Q1, 2017! When will they comply with the IEPA or better yet, when will they connect to the Public Sewer?
March 21, 2017: Baxter's 2016 Exceedance Violations Go to Illinois Attorney General's Office See details here.
March 9, 2017: Homeowners, LLISA, and SPILL representatives attended Lakes Region Sanitary District Meeting. See details here.
January 23, 2017: Round Lake residents wait for Baxter Healthcare action to clean up Long Lake See Daily Herald article.
January 12, 2017: Baxter admits to environmental wrongdoing impacting Long Lake as part of the IEPA's ongoing investigation See details here.
November 17, 2016: Baxter meets with LLISA, but provides no solutions and continues delay tactics. See details here.
September 27, 2016: IL Pollution Control Board directed the IEPA to investigate complaint regarding the disposal of "Urgent Product Recalls." See details here.
September 2, 2016: Baxter responds to LLISA. See their response here.
August 1, 2016: Our intial letter to Mr Almeida and Illinois EPA to voice our concerns about Baxter's practices. See our letters.