Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Idaho Milk Products, Inc.
Penalty: 
$170,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
May 12, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Idaho Milk Products, Inc., located in Jerome, Idaho, has agreed to resolve Clean Water Act violations related to the discharge of wastewater that did not meet federal standards, according to a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The wastewater, which goes into the city's sewer system, routinely failed to meet the federal water quality limit for acidity (pH). The facility has taken steps to ensure future discharges meet standards and agreed to pay a $170,000 penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Idaho
Facility City: 
Jerome
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