Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Southwest Rice Mill
Current Parent Company: 
Southwest Rice Mill
Penalty: 
$1,012,401
Year: 
2013
Date: 
August 14, 2013
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that Southwest Rice Mill Inc. president and its owner pleaded guilty to one count of negligent discharge of hazardous materials. The company was ordered to pay restitution of $1, 012,401.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Louisiana
Facility City: 
Crowley
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Louisiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
Specific Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
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Parent company note: 
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