Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lafarge North America, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
LafargeHolcim
Penalty: 
$1,690,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
January 21, 2010
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Lafarge North America Inc. agreed to pay $1.69 million to resolve multistate litigation concerning air pollution generated by its cement facilities. This was part of a larger $170 million settlement negotiated by the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-lafarge-no...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
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.