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Company: DuPont
Current Parent CompanyDuPont de Nemours
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Penalty: $70,125,000
Year: 2007
Date: July 20, 2007
Offense Group: environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: environmental violation
Violation Description: Du Pont agreed to spend at least $66 million on air pollution controls at four sulfuric acid production plants in Louisiana, Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky and pay a civil penalty of $4.125 million under the Clean Air Act settlement.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Delaware
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: chemicals
Specific Industry of Current Parent: specialty materials
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