Bloomberg Law
March 17, 2023, 5:15 PM

Canadian Company Gets Clean Air Act Complaint for Defeat Devices

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Diesel Spec Inc has been issued a citation by the Justice Department on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency for allegedly violating Section 203(a) of the Clean Air Act, the EPA said Friday.

The Montreal-based company allegedly manufactured, sold, or offered to sell parts or components of defeat devices in the US to disable pollution controls on heavy-duty trucks, agricultural equipment, and construction equipment, according to the agency.

EPA is seeks to require DSI to pay a civil penalty, bar the company from selling, offering to sell, and installing defeat devices in the US, and require DSI to remedy ...