hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

USA: Florida companies that violate pollution laws negotiate their way out of paying fines

Get RSS feed of these results

All components of this story

Article
9 March 2004

Corporations [in Florida] cut deals to avoid pollution penalties

Author: PEER (Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility)

Corporations who violate pollution laws in Florida are almost always able to negotiate their way out of paying fines, according to a report released today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER).

Read the full post here

Article
1 March 2004

[PDF] full report: "Let’s Make A Deal: Corporate Avoidance of Pollution Penalties in Florida"

Author: Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER)

[companies mentioned include Anderson Columbia, Florida Coastal Tires, Jefferson Smurfit, Millenium Specialty Chemicals, Perry Lumber, Price Brothers, Dupont Maxville]

Read the full post here