Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Wood Recycling, Inc.
Penalty: 
$900,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
May 6, 2004
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Wood Recycling agreed to pay $575,000 civil penalty ($150,000 suspended), $400,000 to repair wetlands, and $75,000 to repair roads in a settlement to resolve allegations it violated the Massachusetts Clean Air Act, the Wetlands Protection Act, and hazardous waste regulations when it failed to install adequate pollution control technology on machinery to process construction and demolition debris and allowed runoff to destroy wetlands.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Southbridge
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Parent company note: 
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