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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…

Allied Chemical-Ironton Coke Superfund Site Settlement

Honeywell International entered into a settlement with the federal government to clean up the remaining areas of the Allied Chemical and Ironton Coke Superfund Site in Ironton, Ohio. Under the settlement, Honeywell will be responsible for cleanup and containment of the former tar plant area of the site, where such contaminants as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, benzene, toluene, and naphthalene were released. Honeywell will also pay for all of the government’s response costs relating to the area. The total cost to Honeywell is estimated to be approximately $10 million.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
EPA
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Announcement
3/31/2010
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Honeywell International Inc. $10,000,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 11/23/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database