Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
North Star Steel
Penalty: 
$4,000,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
November 5, 2001
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

North Star Steel pleaded guilty and was ordered to pay a $3.2 million fine, $425,000 for environmental training and $250,000 in fees and costs over allegations of air quality violations. Testing found that it had been emitting pollutants at 15 to 50 times the permit limits. It also paid $125,000 to the city of Kingman.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Arizona Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Arizona
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