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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 3M
Current Parent Company3M Company
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Penalty: $12,500,000
Year: 2021
Date: April 4, 2021
Offense Group: environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: environmental violation
Secondary Offense: PFAS/PFOA violation
Violation Description: 3M agreed to pay $12.5 million to the city of Bemidji, Minnesota to resolve allegations that damgerous chemicals known as PFAS iontained n fire-fighting foam produced by the company contaminated the city's water supply.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: private litigation
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
Facility State: Minnesota
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Current Parent: diversified
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