Politics
4:14 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Matson Assumes Full Responsibility for Molasses Spill

Wayne Yoshioka
Matt Cox, Matson President and CEO, briefs media on company's response.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

The week-long recovery effort following a devastating molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor that has killed more than 25,000 fish continues. Today state lawmakers, departmental directors and Matson officials toured the spill sites, and Matson President and CEO Matt Cox explained that the company is taking full responsibility.