Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Borden & Remington Corp.
Penalty: 
$114,118
Year: 
2014
Date: 
October 20, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A Fall River, Mass. company, Borden & Remington Corp., has taken significant steps to make its chemical manufacturing, warehouse, and distribution facility safer following an Administrative Compliance Order issued by EPA in March 2014 that identified several dangerous conditions arising from the companys' use, storage and handling of chlorine and ammonia. In a related settlement agreement filed by EPA, Borden also agreed to pay civil penalties of $114,118 to resolve EPA claims that the facility violated federal Clean Air Act requirements to prevent chemical releases at the facility.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Fall River
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Parent company note: 
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