Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Agrifos Fertilizer LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Rentech
Penalty: 
$385,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
January 2, 2013
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Pursuant to an Administrative Order on Consent, Agrifos Fertilizer, LLC paid approximately $385,000 in reimbursement for oversight costs of repairs at its facility in Pasadena, Texas, following an August 2007 failure of a retaining wall, and resulting release of process water into Cotton Patch Bayou and Houston Ship Channel.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Pasadena
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous energy products and systems
Specific Industry of Parent: 
biofuels; fertilizers
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Parent company note: 
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