$5,000 in Fines Paid by Home Depot, Inc.

This page finalized January 1, 2008

THE HOME DEPOT, INC. SETTLES FOR $ 5,000


On September 29, 2008, Home Depot settled violations of the Portable Fuel Container and Spouts regulations for $5,000 in lieu of litigation.  Home Depot sold non-compliant Blitz brand, 5-gallon diesel self-venting cans and non-compliant Blitz brand, 1+ self-venting gas cans in California.  All gas cans offered for sale in California are required to meet the certification requirements, performance standards and administrative requirements in the Regulation.

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