TravelCenters of America Settlement
$16,500 in Fines Paid by TravelCenters of America
On May 4, 2005, Enforcement Division staff finalized a settlement with TravelCenters of America to settle violations over the sale of non-complying windshield washer fluid in non-Type A areas of California. TravelCenters of America is the largest travel center network in the United States, serving motorists, recreational vehicle drivers and professional drivers alike. Samples were collected in Corning, California that exceeded the one-percent VOC for windshield washer fluids (pre-mixed) in non-Type A areas of California. A Notice of Violation was issued on February 3, 2005. On March 29, 2005, Enforcement Division staff conducted a teleconference with the Senior Vice President and General Counsel representing TravelCenters of America to discuss the Notice of Violation and the case was settled for $16,500.