Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
BASF
Current Parent Company: 
BASF
Penalty: 
$7,500
Year: 
2012
Date: 
March 1, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

EPA determined BASF Corporation illegally imported a misbranded product, Poast Manufacturer Concentrate (EPA Reg. No. 7969-56). The imported product was illegal because the label on this product contained information that conflicted with the EPA-accepted label. BASF agreed to relabel the violative product, prepare and implement a compliance monitoring plan to prevent or eliminate any future violations of FIFRA, and pay a $7,500 civil penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
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Parent company note: 
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