Division of Air Quality

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The levels of toxic mercury floating around in North Carolina’s air have taken a stunning nosedive over the last ten years. 

Titan America received its state air permit Wednesday after a nearly four-year application process. 

Three years after announcing its plans to operate a cement plant in Castle Hayne, Titan America is still waiting to hear a final decision regarding an air permit from the state Division of Air Quality.