Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Essroc Cement Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
HeidelbergCement
Penalty: 
$82,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
February 21, 2012
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that Essroc Cement Corporation has agreed to pay a $82,000 penalty to settle alleged violations of toxic chemical reporting requirements at its manufacturing facility located at 401 West Prospect St., Nazareth, Pa. According to EPA, Essroc failed to submit three years of required reports on a regulated toxic chemical (lead) which was processed at this facility.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
Facility City: 
Nazareth
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
building materials
Specific Industry of Parent: 
building materials
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Parent company note: 
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