Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CEMEX, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Cemex
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
April 19, 2013
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that CEMEX, Inc., the owner and operator of a Portland cement manufacturing facility in Lyons, Colo., has agreed to operate advanced pollution controls on its kiln and pay a $1 million civil penalty to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act (CAA).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Colorado
Facility City: 
Lyons
HQ Country of Parent: 
Mexico
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
building materials
Specific Industry of Parent: 
building materials
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Parent company note: 
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