Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Air Products LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Air Products & Chemicals
Penalty: 
$1,485,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
August 26, 2010
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Air Products LLC agreed to pay $1.485 million in civil penalties to resolve hazardous waste mismanagement violations at its Pasadena, Texas, chemical manufacturing facility, the Justice Department, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the state of Texas announced. The settlement resolved Air Products' Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) alleged violations in transferring spent acid to the neighboring Agrifos Fertilizer Inc. manufacturing plant.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Pasadena
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
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Parent company note: 
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