Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Republic Services of Ohio II, LLC dba Countywide Recycling and Disposal Facility
Current Parent Company: 
Republic Services
Penalty: 
$1,050,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
March 28, 2007
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Republic Services agreed to pay $800,000 civil penalties and $250,000 into the Community Benefit Project Fund in settlement of allegations its landfill facility violated regulations and permits with excess emissions of gases that were a public nuisance and danger, possibly caused by a metal fire and/or a municipal solid waste fire.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Ohio
Facility County: 
Stark
Facility City: 
East Sparta
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Arizona
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
waste management
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Parent company note: 
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