Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Jonway Motorcycle (USA) Co. and Shenke USA Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Jonway Group
Penalty: 
$1,258,582
Year: 
2014
Date: 
December 18, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that two Texas-based companies - Jonway Motorcycle (USA) Co., Ltd., and Shenke USA, Inc. - and four manufacturers in China violated the Clean Air Act by importing and selling more than 11,000 motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) that did not conform to the specifications that the companies had certified to EPA or lacked EPA certification.

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