Violation Tracker Individual Record

Sterigenics International, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Warburg Pincus
September 18, 2006
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

On September 18, 2006, a Notice of Violation and Proposed Imposition of Civil Penalty in the amount of $9,600 was issued for a Severity Level II violation involving the failure to properly control and transmit safeguards information (SGI). Specifically, safeguards information was transmitted to persons who had not satisfied the need-to-know and background screening requirements to receive SGI and in addition, incomplete and inaccurate information was provided to the NRC during the course of an inspections and investigation.

Level of Government: 
Action Type: 
agency action
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
Facility State: 
North Carolina
HQ Country of Parent: 
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
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Parent company note: 
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