Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Waste Management of Hawaii
Current Parent Company: 
Waste Management Inc.
Penalty: 
$600,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
October 28, 2015
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The charges stemmed from illegal discharges of contaminated storm water from the Waimanalo Gulch Sanitary Landfill into Hawaii's coastal waters after heavy rainfalls in December 2010 and January 2011.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Hawaii
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
waste management
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Parent company note: 
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