The Department of The Environment of the Canadian Province of Alberta reported that Nutrien pleaded guilty to environmental pollution in Calgary in January 2017. Then, as a result of equipment failure at the Agrium plant (now Nutrien), liquid ammonia leaked.
Now, due to a violation of environmental legislation establishing rules for reporting hazardous leaks, as well as regulations on emissions of waste production, Nutrien will have to pay a fine of 28.7 thousand. Usd.
Nutrien was formed as a result of the merger of Agrium and PotashCorp at the end of 2017.