Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kennedy Mint Collectible
Penalty: 
$330,893
Year: 
2013
Date: 
August 29, 2013
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A Strongsville company and the company owner's wife were ordered to pay more than $330,000 for their roles in the dumping of a drum of liquid cyanide into a storm drain that flowed into the Rocky River, resulting in the death of more than 30,000 fish, said Steven M. Dettelbach, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio. Kennedy Mint, Inc. was ordered to make a community service payment of $300,000 to the Cleveland Metroparks. In addition, the Court ordered Kennedy Mint to pay restitution in the amount of $30,893.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Ohio
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Parent company note: 
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