Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dakota Ethanol, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Lake Area Corn Processors
Penalty: 
$75,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
October 1, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

In consent decrees lodged yesterday in the United States District Court for the District of South Dakota, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reached agreements with the operators of three South Dakota ethanol production facilities resolving Clean Air Act violations associated with emissions and testing requirements for volatile organic compounds (VOCs).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
South Dakota
Facility City: 
Wenworth
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
South Dakota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous energy products and systems
Specific Industry of Parent: 
ethanol
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Parent company note: 
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