Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Current Parent Company: 
Archer Daniels Midland
Penalty: 
$350,900,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
April 9, 2003
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

ADM agreed to spend $340 million on air pollution equipment, pay a $4.6 million civil penalty and fund $6.3 million in environmental projects to settle Clean Air Act litigation filed by eleven states along with the federal government. The U.S. Justice Department issued its own announcement of the settlement; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-archer-dan...

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