Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Amazon Services LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Amazon.com
Penalty: 
$1,215,700
Year: 
2018
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The EPA announced the settlement of allegations that Amazon committed nearly four thousand violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) dating back to 2013 for selling and distributing imported pesticide products that were not licensed for sale in the United States.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Washington
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-internet
Notes: 

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Parent company note: 
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