Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Russell Stover Candies, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Lindt & Sprungli
Penalty: 
$585,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
June 21, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Russell Stover Candies, Inc., has agreed to pay a $585,000 civil penalty to settle alleged violations of the federal Clean Water Act at its facility in Iola, Kan., the U.S. Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kansas
Facility City: 
Iola
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
food products
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Parent company note: 
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