Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:July 25, 2000
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Smithfield agreed to provide $65 million over a 25-year period to help develop alternatives to hog waste lagoons.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:North Carolina Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Facility State:North Carolina
HQ Country of Parent:China
Ownership Structure of Parent:privately held
Major Industry of Parent:food products
Specific Industry of Parent:meatpacking
Source of Data:
Smithfield Foods agrees to phase out lagoons, Associated Press, July 25, 2000 (via Nexis).
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