Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Reckitt Benckiser
Current Parent Company: 
Reckitt Benckiser
Penalty: 
$250,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
December 17, 2012
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Reckitt Benckiser company disposed of approximately 15,000 pounds of product in the Prairie View Regional Sanitary Landfill. The product was over the shelf life or discontinued and considered a waste. Benckiser pled guilty to one count of violating RCRA.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Missouri
HQ Country of Parent: 
Britain
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
household and personal care products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
personal care products
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Parent company note: 
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