Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Verso Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Verso Corporation
Penalty: 
$650,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
April 1, 2021
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh and Maryland Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles announced a settlement with Verso Luke LLC and its parent company, Verso Corporation, owners of the Luke Paper Mill in Western Maryland, for seepages into the North Branch Potomac River that threatened public health and the environment.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Maryland Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Maryland
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
paper and packaging
Specific Industry of Parent: 
paper products
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Parent company note: 
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