Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Republic Services, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Republic Services
Penalty: 
$87,000,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
June 29, 2018
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Bridgeton Landfill, LLC, Allied Services, LLC, and Republic Services, Inc. agreed to settle allegations they violated Missouri's environmental regulations and related claims over the subsurface fire at the Bridgeton Landfill. Republic Services, Inc. secured a $26 million bond and paid $61 million in additional funding for its mitigation activities, Bridgeton Landfill, LLC set up a $12.5 million fund for restitution and paid $3.5 million in penalties and damages.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Missouri Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Missouri
Facility City: 
Bridgeton
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Arizona
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
waste management
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.