Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Post Holdings, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Post Holdings
Penalty: 
$2,035,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
September 13, 2013
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that Post Holdings, Inc. and Ralcorp Holdings Inc. would pay $635,000 for violations of the federal Clean Air Act, including failing to install required air pollution controls at its cereal production facility located in Modesto, Calif. The penalty was in addition to approximately $1.4 million the company has already spent on equipment necessary to reduce emissions.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
Facility City: 
Modesto
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
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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