Trident Seafoods Hit With Another Water Pollution Suit

Law360, New York (October 4, 2011, 1:29 PM EDT) -- An environmental nonprofit on Monday accused Trident Seafoods Corp. of Clean Water Act violations in Washington state, just days after federal authorities announced the company would pay $2.5 million to settle claims it violated the CWA 480 times in Alaska.

Puget Soundkeeper Alliance claims the seafood purveyor did not live up to monitoring, recordkeeping, reporting and planning requirements set out under its industrial stormwater discharge permit and the CWA. According to the nonprofit's complaint in federal court in Washington state, the violations occurred at a ship...
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