Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
McWane Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
McWane
Penalty: 
$13,100,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
July 14, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

McWane Inc., a national cast iron pipe manufacturer headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., agreed to resolve more than 400 violations of federal and state environmental law at 28 of its manufacturing facilities in 14 states as part of a settlement filed in federal court and announced by the Justice Department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the states of Alabama and Iowa.

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: 
Alabama
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
plumbing supplies
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Parent company note: 
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