Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dow Chemical Company
Current Parent Company: 
Dow Inc.
Penalty: 
$98,750,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
November 8, 2019
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Under a settlement announced by the United States, the State of Michigan and the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan, The Dow Chemical Company will implement and fund natural resource restoration projects intended to compensate the public for injuries to natural resources caused by the release of hazardous substances from Dow's Midland, Michigan facility.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Michigan
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
materials sciences
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.