Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Fiber Materials Inc.
Penalty: 
$20,175
Year: 
2014
Date: 
December 4, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

An EPA settlement with a Biddeford, Maine manufacturer for the company's alleged failure to file required toxic inventory information requires the company to provide local emergency responders with $13,240 of equipment that will help firefighters to better protect local residents in emergencies. Under the settlement, Fiber Materials Inc. will also pay a $6,935 penalty, settling EPA claims that it violated the federal Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act by failing to complete and submit a toxic release inventory form for polycyclic aromatic compounds, or PACs, which are toxic.

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