Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
MGP Ingredients of Illinois, Inc
Current Parent Company: 
MGP Ingredients
Penalty: 
$1,585,900
Year: 
2005
Date: 
December 21, 2005
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

MGP Ingredients of Illinois, Inc. (MGP)--an ethanol producing company--reached a settlement to resolve claims that it violated the Clean Air Act by spending about $1.5 million on pollution controls and paying an $85,900 penalty to the federal government.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Kansas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
Specific Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
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Parent company note: 
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