Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
US Ecology Texas and TD*X Associates
Current Parent Company: 
US Ecology Inc.
Penalty: 
$788,120
Year: 
2012
Date: 
October 4, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The Environmental Protection Agency announced it reached a settlement with US Ecology Texas and TD*X Associates in Robstown, Texas, for violating federal hazardous waste laws. The settlement, a legal document called a Consent Agreement and Final Order (CAFO), resolved three counts against US Ecology of Texas and TD*X Associates for processing hazardous waste without a permit or interim status and one count against US Ecology Texas for storing hazardous waste without a permit or interim status at its facility on County Road 69 in Robstown.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Robstown
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Idaho
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
waste management and environmental services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
environmental services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.