Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Carnival Cruise Line
Current Parent Company: 
Carnival Corp.
Penalty: 
$27,500
Year: 
2001
Date: 
November 15, 2001
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Carnival Cruise was fined $27,500 for violating a state environmental law requiring that ships keep emissions from reducing visibility through their exhaust plume by more than 20% while in Alaska waters.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Alaska Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Alaska
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Florida
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
entertainment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
cruise lines
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Parent company note: 
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