Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Illinois-American Water Co.
Current Parent Company: 
American Water Works
Penalty: 
$9,200
Year: 
2006
Date: 
October 16, 2006
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Moore Painting Co.agreed to pay $16,800 and Illinois-American Water Co. $9,200 in civil penalties in settlement of alleged pollution and hazardous waste violations after lead-based paint chips accumulated at the base of a water tank during improper removal.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Illinois Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
Alton
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New Jersey
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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Parent company note: 
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