Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:January 22, 2004
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Under the terms of a consent decree filed in federal court, Wal-Mart agreed to pay a $400,000 civil penalty to resolve a Clean Air Act case involving ozone-depletion violations at Sam's Club stores in 11 states.
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:Arkansas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:retailing
Specific Industry of Parent:retail-discount stores
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