Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Tyson Foods Inc.
Date:June 25, 2003
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Tyson Foods Inc. pleaded guilty to 20 felony violations of the federal Clean Water Act at its Sedalia, Missouri poultry plant and agreed to pay a $5.5 million penalty to the federal government.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Arkansas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:food products
Specific Industry of Parent:poultry processing and meatpacking
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