Distributions Limotrique Inc. fined $52,500 for violating PCB Regulations

May 3, 2018 – Sherbrooke, Quebec

Canadians value clean water and a sustainable environment. Environment and Climate Change Canada’s enforcement officers work to protect our environment through the enforcement of federal environmental laws.

On April 20, 2018, Distributions Limotrique Inc. pleaded guilty, in the Sherbrooke Courthouse, to three charges, and the company was fined $52,500 for violating the PCB Regulations, thereby committing offences under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act,1999.

The investigation conducted by Environment and Climate Change Canada found that a number of violations were committed in April 2015, including

In addition, the court ordered Distributions Limotrique Inc. to

The amount of the fine will be directed to the Environmental Damages Fund, administered by Environment and Climate Change Canada.

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