$4,500 in Fines Paid by 7/11 Materials, Inc.
7/11 MATERIALS, INC. SETTLES FOR $4,500
In February 2009, 7/11 Materials, Inc. agreed to pay $4,500 in penalties; $3,375 to the California Air Pollution Fund, $562.50 to the Peralta Community College District, and $562.50 to the California Pollution Control Financing Authority for violating air quality regulations. An investigation by the ARB showed that 7/11 Materials, Inc. failed to properly self-inspect their diesel trucks to assure the trucks met state smoke emission standards. ARB documented violations as they related to the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSI). To settle the case, 7/11 Materials, Inc. agreed to the $4,500 penalty and to comply with the PSI and other ARB programs.