Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:August 1, 2000
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
The Justice Department and the EPA reached a $1.5 million settlement with E.I. du Pont de Nemours related to a 1995 chemical release in eastern Kentucky that led to the evacuation of several communities surrounding the plant.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Delaware
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent:specialty materials
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