Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
GKN Aerospace North America, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Melrose Industries
Penalty: 
$22,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
July 8, 2005
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

GKN Aerospace North America, Inc. agreed to pay a $22,000 civil penalty in settlement of allegations it shipped a dumpster filled with trichloroethylene-contaminated waste to a landfill that was not licensed for hazardous waste.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Illinois Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
Hazelwood
HQ Country of Parent: 
United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
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: 
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