Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Copar Quarries
Current Parent Company: 
Armetta LLC
Penalty: 
$80,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
November 6, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A rock quarry in Bradford, R.I., Copar Quarries has agreed to settle claims by the US Environmental Protection Agency that it violated federal clean air standards. According to a complaint filed by EPA's New England office, Copar Quarries failed to conduct the required emissions testing, keep proper inspection log books, and notify EPA when it began operating several pieces of equipment in this quarry in 2011.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Rhode Island
Facility City: 
Bradford
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
building materials
Specific Industry of Parent: 
building materials
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Parent company note: 
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