Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Acuity Specialty Products, Inc.,
Current Parent Company: 
New Mountain Capital
Penalty: 
$3,800,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
June 29, 2007
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Acuity Specialty Products, Inc., a company with a manufacturing plant in Atlanta pleaded guilty to a one-count information charging it with a knowing violation of the Clean Water Act. Per the terms of the plea agreement, a federal judge imposed a sentence of three years of probation and a fine of $3.8 million.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Georgia
Facility City: 
Atlanta
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.