Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Michigan Sugar
Current Parent Company: 
Michigan Sugar Company
Penalty: 
$13,210,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
May 15, 2008
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Michigan Sugar, a grower-owned sugar cooperative located in Bay City, Mich., agreed to install pollution reduction measures valued at more than $13 million at its processing facility to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act. Michigan Sugar also agreed to pay a $210,000 civil penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Michigan
Facility City: 
Bay City
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
cooperative
Major Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
Specific Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
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Parent company note: 
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