Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
NH Environmental Group, Inc.
Penalty: 
$170,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
March 14, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

NH Environmental pleaded guilty to negligently violating a national pretreatment standard under the Clean Water Act, in that the company negligently discharged, trucked or hauled pollutants, including industrial, sanitary, and food industry-related wastes, into a publicly owned treatment works at a location that had not been designated, approved, or otherwise permitted. NH Environmental was sentenced to 4 years of probation, a $75,000 in restitution to the City of Hammond, $25,000 in restitution to the Hammond Sanitary District and a $70,000 fine.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Indiana
Facility City: 
Hammond
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