Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
G and K Services
Current Parent Company: 
Cintas
Penalty: 
$450,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
January 7, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

G & K Services, Inc., a Minnetonka, Minnesota, based corporation, was fined $450,000 for negligently causing a discharge of wastewater from their Pleasant Hill, Iowa facility in violation the Clean Water Act (CWA), announced U.S. Attorney Nicholas A. Klinefeldt. G & K Services previously pleaded guilty to this offense.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Iowa
Facility City: 
Pleasant Hill
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
business services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
business services
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Parent company note: 
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