Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
United Phosphorus Inc.
Penalty: 
$14,600
Year: 
2012
Date: 
January 4, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

EPA issued two separate Stop Sale, Use or Removal Orders (SSUROs) to United Phosphorus, Inc. for the distribution (importation) of five shipments of a misbranded pesticide, Asulox (EPA Reg. No. 70506-139). The imported product was illegal because the product label differed from the EPA-approved label. United Phosphorus, Inc. took steps to re-label the product and obtained a release from the SSUROs. United Phosphorus, Inc. agreed to pay a total of $14,600 civil penalty to address the distribution of a misbranded pesticide.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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