Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
PepsiCo., Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
PepsiCo
Penalty: 
$2,250,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
April 21, 2006
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

PepsiCo., Inc. agreed to pay $2.25 million and eliminate leaded labels on bottled soft drinks imported from Mexico to resolve allegations Pepsi violated Proposition 65 by failing to warn consumers the labels contained lead.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
food products
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Parent company note: 
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