Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Aleris International Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Aditya Birla Group
Penalty: 
$4,600,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
August 4, 2009
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Aleris agreed to pay a civil penalty of $4.6 million to a group of ten states and the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations at its aluminum recycling plants. This was part of a larger $8.8 million settlement also announced by the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-aleris-int...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
India
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.