Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
EMD Millipore Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Merck KGaA (EMD)
Penalty: 
$2,681,500
Year: 
2013
Date: 
July 31, 2013
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

EMD Millipore Corporation, of Billerica, Mass., has agreed to pay $2,681,500 in civil penalties to settle EPA allegations that it violated the federal pesticide law and regulations on numerous instances over many years.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Billerica
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
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Parent company note: 
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