Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
SunCoke Energy Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
SunCoke Energy
Penalty: 
$1,250,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
January 26, 2018
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

SunCoke Energy and Cokenergy agreed to pay $2.5 million to the state to resolve alleged environmental violations at an East Chicago plant. The announcement did not indicate how much each would pay. Here we assume the amount was divided equally between the two. This was part of a larger $5.25 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-suncoke-en...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Indiana Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Indiana
Facility City: 
East Chicago
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous energy products and systems
Specific Industry of Parent: 
cokemaking
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.