Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dolgen California et al.
Current Parent Company: 
Dollar General
Penalty: 
$1,125,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
April 17, 2017
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Dolgen California, operators of Dollar General stores in California, agreed to pay $1.125 million in settlement of allegations it violated state hazardous waste law concerning handling, transporting and disposing of hazardous products sold and used by its stores around California. The settlement was with 32 California District Attorneys.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Multi-Jurisdiction Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
multi-county
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-discount stores
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Parent company note: 
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