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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Violations of New York Water and Hazardous Waste Laws

“As previously disclosed, on April 16, 2004, the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) informed the company that it would be seeking $97,800 in penalties for violations of the state of New York’s water and hazardous waste laws at its Waterford, New York facility. In July 2004, DEC informed the company that it was dropping certain allegations and including others pertaining to the reporting of information and increasing its penalty demand to $117,000. The matter was settled in October 2006 and the company has paid a penalty of $90,000.”

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Notice
4/16/2004
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
General Electric $90,000
Further Information Released
SEC 10-K (p. 19 of 35) 7/17/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database