Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA
Current Parent Company: 
Volkswagen
Penalty: 
$1,450,000,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
May 17, 2017
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
EF-2016-0002
Facility State: 
Michigan
Facility City: 
AUBURN HILLS
Facility Address: 
3800 HAMLIN ROAD
Facility Zip: 
48326
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Source of Data: 

Extracted from a download of the EPA's Enforcement and Compliance History Online (ECHO) ICIS FE&C download file updated by EPA on 1/13/2018, available at http://echo.epa.gov/tools/data-downloads#downloads

Notes: 

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ECHO Case ID: 
EF-2016-0002
Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.