Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Veolia Water North America-Northeast LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Veolia Environnement
Penalty: 
$1,600,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
April 10, 2018
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Veolia agreed to pay $1.6 million to settle allegations it failed to properly maintain and operate the Town of Plymouth's wastewater system, resulting in discharges of contaminated wastewater into Plymouth Harbor and discharges of raw sewage at certain locations.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Plymouth
HQ Country of Parent: 
France
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
environmental services
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Parent company note: 
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