Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Guardian Industries Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Koch Industries
Penalty: 
$70,150
Year: 
2010
Date: 
September 29, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Justice today announced a settlement with Guardian Industries Corp. that will resolve a Clean Air Act enforcement action involving Guardian's flat glass manufacturing facilities throughout the United States.Under the proposed settlement, Guardian will make an investment of more than $70 million to install air pollution control equipment. n addition, Guardian will fund an environmental mitigation project valued at $150,000 to reduce particulate matter pollution in the San Joaquin Valley in California.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Kansas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
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