Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Water Pollution and Contamination (New York)

On February 17, 2004, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced that the department had “entered into consent orders with Honeywell International, Inc. to address contamination entering Onondaga Lake from certain locations in the surrounding area. Under an additional agreement with DEC, Honeywell…paid the State $4.2 million in past oversight costs…Honeywell has paid $4.2 million to the State for past costs associated with the State’s oversight activities. In addition, the consent orders signed by Honeywell and DEC begin the cleanup process at certain locations around Onondaga Lake.”

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Administrative Agreement
Date of Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Honeywell International Inc. $4,200,000
Further Information Released
DEC Press Release 3/14/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database