IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Regulatory

Study: Most Firms Underreport Environmental Fines to SEC

10:34 AM MST | March 6, 2009 | Kara Sissell

More than 70% of firms underreport their large environmental fines to the SEC, according to research by the University of Arkansas (Fayetteville). SEC regulations require companies to report fines of more than $100,000. “These companies are violating SEC regulations, but they don’t suffer the consequences because this is an area that the SEC historically has not focused on enforcing,” says Andrea Romi, research assistant at the Applied Sustainability Center at the university’s Sam M. Walton College of Business. The study reviewed large EPA...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa