Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Bayer CropScience LP
Current Parent Company: 
Bayer
Penalty: 
$137,790
Year: 
2010
Date: 
August 25, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Bayer CropScience LP has agreed to pay a $37,790 civil penalty to the United States to settle allegations that it failed to adequately implement a risk management program aimed at preventing and responding to chemical accidents and releases at its pesticide-manufacturing facility in Kansas City, Mo.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Missouri
Facility City: 
Kansas City
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
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Parent company note: 
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