Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:West Virginia-American Water Company et al.
Date:September 5, 2018
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
West Virginia-American Water and Eastman Chemical agreed to pay a total of $151 million to resolve litigation relating to a chemical spill that contaminated water supplies for several hundred thousand people in West Virginia.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:private litigation
Court:Southern District of West Virginia
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Case Name:Good et al v. American Water Works Company, Inc. et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type:settlement
Facility State:West Virginia
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:New Jersey
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent:utilities
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