Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Nestle Purina Petcare Company, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Nestle
Penalty: 
$800,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
June 25, 2021
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Nestle Purina Petcare agreed to pay $800,000 residents living near its Allentown, Pennsylvania plant to settle allegations that the facility caused noxious odors.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
5:20cv3910
Case Name: 
Fuehrer et al v. Nestle Purina Petcare Company, Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
food products
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Parent company note: 
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