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EPA in Michigan

Proposed CAFO SDWA-05-2020-0001

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 5, is providing this notice of its intent to enter a Consent Agreement and Final Order (CAFO) with Kraft Heinz Foods Company (Respondent) which alleges Respondent tailed to comply with Underground Injection Control (UIC) permit number MI-139-II-0001 (the Permit) and federal regulations at its Class I injection well in Ottawa County, Michigan. EPA has the authority to file the CAFO under Section 1423(c)(2) of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), 42 U.S.C. §300-2(c). As set forth in the CAFO, EPA proposes that Respondent pay a civil penalty of $48,825 to resolve the violations alleged below.

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