Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
A-1 Barrel
Penalty: 
$15,125
Year: 
2012
Date: 
September 11, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A-1 Barrel Company, LLC is a used drum washing and refurbishing company in Kansas City, Kansas. CID initiated an investigation for allegations that the company was dumping the contents of the used drums down a floor drain. The investigation confirmed the facility discharged into the sanitary sewer system of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County (Kansas City, Kansa) an effluent which exceeded the treatment standards of the company's waste water discharge permit. A-1 Barrel was sentenced to 12 months probation, ordered to pay a special assessment of $125 and a federal fine in the amount of $15,000.

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