Veolia Transportation Settlement
Veolia Transportation (Irvine Facility) Case Settles for $1,500
In August 2009, Veolia Transportation (Irvine Facility) agreed to pay $1,500 in penalties; $1,125 to the California Air Pollution Fund, $187.50. to the Peralta Community College District, and $187.50 to the California Pollution Control Financing Authority for violating air quality regulations. An investigation by the ARB showed that Veolia Transportation (Irvine Facility), failed to properly self-inspect their diesel vehicles to assure the trucks or buses met state smoke emission standards. ARB documented violations as they related to the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSI). To settle the case, Veolia Transportation (Irvine Facility), agreed to the $1,500 penalty and to comply with the PSI and other ARB programs.