Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Jerome Cheese
Current Parent Company: 
Agropur
Penalty: 
$88,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
October 17, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Jerome Cheese, a division of Minnesota-based Davisco Foods International, Inc., has reached a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to comply of federal Clean Air Act Risk Management Plan regulations aimed at preventing chemical accidents. The violations occurred at the Jerome Cheese manufacturing facility in Jerome, Idaho. The settlement includes a monetary penalty of $88,000.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Idaho
Facility City: 
Jerome
HQ Country of Parent: 
Canada
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
cooperative
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
dairy cooperative
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Parent company note: 
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