Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Teck Cominco Alaska Inc
Current Parent Company: 
Teck Resources
Penalty: 
$827,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
December 18, 2001
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Teck Cominco Alaska Inc. paid $827,000 to settle allegation of environmental violation from an inspection in the fall of 2000 that found 18 potential violations of its air permit, including knowingly operating and failing to properly report equipment that exceeded emission limits and failure to conduct monitoring.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Alaska Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Alaska
HQ Country of Parent: 
Canada
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
mining and minerals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
mining
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Parent company note: 
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