Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dow AgroSciences, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Corteva
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
December 15, 2003
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A Dow Chemical Company subsidiary agreed to pay a $2 million penalty to resolve allegations of illegally advertising safety claims about its pesticide products in New York between 1995 and 2003.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Delaware
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
agribusiness
Specific Industry of Parent: 
seeds and crop protection
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Parent company note: 
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