Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Essroc Cement Company
Current Parent Company: 
HeidelbergCement
Penalty: 
$1,700,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
December 20, 2011
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Essroc Cement agreed to pay $1.7 million to Indiana, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Puerto Rico as well as the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations. This was part of a larger $34.7 million settlement announced by the Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-essroc-cem...

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