14 Nov '12, 11pm

Official: Chinese vehicle importers settle with EPA, will pay $50k in fines

Official: Chinese vehicle importers settle with EPA, will pay $50k in fines

Chinese vehicle importers settle with EPA, will pay fines over Clean Air Act violations November 14, 2012 Vehicle And Engine Importers To Pay Civil Penalty To Resolve Clean Air Act Violations Senior company executives jointly liable for consent decree obligations WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced a settlement with two former importers of highway motorcycles, recreational vehicles, and small spark ignition engines. The defendants, Yuan Cheng International Group, Inc. (YCIG) and NST, Inc. (NST), located in Montclair, Calif., allegedly imported and sold vehicles and engines from China in violation of Clean Air Act requirements. The settlement resolves allegations that, between 2006 and 2011, the companies imported and introduced into commerce 17,521 recreational vehicles, highway motorcycles, and nonroad spark ...

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