Violation Tracker Individual Record

Pepperidge Farm, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Campbell Soup
June 21, 2004
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On June 21, 2004, a Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of Civil Penalty in the amount of $7,500 was issued for a Severity Level III violation involving the inappropriate transfer of a generally-licensed device containing approximately 36 millicuries of cesium-137 to a person (a salvage yard and then to a metal recycling center) not authorized to receive the device. Although the civil penalty would have been fully mitigated based on the normal civil penalty assessment process, a base civil penalty was assessed in accordance with Section VII.A.1.g of the Enforcement Policy to reflect the significance of maintaining control of licensed material.

Level of Government: 
Action Type: 
agency action
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
Facility State: 
HQ Country of Parent: 
HQ State of Parent: 
New Jersey
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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