Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Elgin Mining Company
Penalty: 
$3,221,292
Year: 
2014
Date: 
July 31, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Elgin Mining Company of Vancouver, British Columbia, agreed to settle alleged Clean Water Act violations at former mining sites in Muhlenberg and Crittenden counties in Kentucky. Elgin Mining and its subsidiaries agreed to pay a $3,221,292 settlement.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Western District of Kentucky
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
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Parent company note: 
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