Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Copar Pumice Company Inc.
Penalty: 
$2,250,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
July 10, 2014
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Secondary Offense: 
mining violation
Violation Description: 

Copar Pumice Company, Inc. and its owners and affiliated companies paid $2.25 million to the U.S. Government to settle a civil lawsuit alleging the unauthorized mining and removal of pumice from El Cajete Mine on the Jemez National Recreational Area of the Santa Fe National Forest.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of New Mexico
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New Mexico
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